Release Parameters

This page lists what should be done with protover versions or consensus parameters at each release or end of life of a series.

(This follows proposal 303 for the protocol version changes.)

At a Release

At each release, here what needs to be changed:

0.4.1 stable (shipped in Tor Browser)

Consensus Parameters

  • sendme_emit_min_version=1 should be set.

At End Of Life

For each EOL version, here what needs to be changed:


Expected: Feb 1st, 2022


  • FlowCtrl=1 should be recommended on March 1st, 2022
  • FlowCtrl=1 should be required on Feb 1st, 2023

Consensus Parameters

  • sendme_accept_min_version=1 should be set on July 1st, 2023.


Expected: Jan 1st, 2020

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