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03/05/2017

11:56 PM Revision e8212890: Add "Copy to Clipboard" button and minor other changes in the GUI
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10:35 PM Feature #12300 (Rejected): Upgrade NoScript
Couldn't find any info on upgrading to the latest version (currently version 5.0) as part of your roadmap. Any thoug... astra3us
10:17 PM Revision f00467f4: Improve widget alignment in the GUI
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07:41 PM Revision 292f486a: Minor grammatical fix
spriver
07:21 PM Revision 28221cf5: Added year
spriver
06:52 PM Revision 440a352f: Updated version numbers and dates
spriver
06:47 PM Revision a958e567: Copied template
spriver
06:32 PM Feature #11988: Update Vagrant boxes management design doc with meeting notes

> Ok, I've added what I had in the notes to the blueprint.
Looks good to me, thanks!
I've pushed some improvemen...
intrigeri
06:20 PM Revision caa10245: Misc typo and phrasing fixes (refs: #11988).
intrigeri
05:43 PM Bug #12259: reboot_job is broken since Jenkins was upgraded to Stretch, which often breaks the te...
intrigeri wrote:
> So, with anonym we did a little post-mortem to find out how we could have noticed this problem ea...
intrigeri
01:45 PM Bug #12259: reboot_job is broken since Jenkins was upgraded to Stretch, which often breaks the te...
Now that the immediate problem is fixed, I'll deal with the "how can we avoid that in the future" later. intrigeri
11:43 AM Bug #12259: reboot_job is broken since Jenkins was upgraded to Stretch, which often breaks the te...
So, with anonym we did a little post-mortem to find out how we could have noticed this problem earlier. Our best idea... intrigeri
10:58 AM Bug #12259: reboot_job is broken since Jenkins was upgraded to Stretch, which often breaks the te...
Seems to work: https://jenkins.tails.boum.org/job/wrap_test_Tails_ISO_feature-stretch/ just failed, which is exactly ... intrigeri
10:46 AM Bug #12259 (In Progress): reboot_job is broken since Jenkins was upgraded to Stretch, which often...
Pushed a tentative fix + made it so I'll get more debugging output. intrigeri
05:34 PM Bug #12299 (In Progress): Make up our mind wrt. what old ISO our test suite should use on Jenkins
IMO it makes sense to test (on the stable, testing and devel branches) the upgrade paths that our users will actually... intrigeri
05:27 PM Bug #12299 (Resolved): Make up our mind wrt. what old ISO our test suite should use on Jenkins
https://git-tails.immerda.ch/puppet-tails/commit/files/jenkins/slaves/isotesters/wrap_test_suite?id=6f18e697ad102b18d... intrigeri
05:15 PM Revision 1fe3bb4b: Don't install virtualbox-guest-x11 (refs: #12298).
None of our two options work:
* virtualbox-guest-x11 5.1.14 from sid depends on a newer xserver-xorg-core
than w...
intrigeri
05:15 PM Revision 1123e45a: Install virtualbox-guest-* from sid (refs: #12298).
The version currently in jessie-backports is not compatible with Linux 4.9,
and there's basically no chance that it g...
intrigeri
05:00 PM Bug #12298 (Resolved): Can't build the devel branch due to virtualbox-guest-dkms incompatibility ...
I'll see if pulling vbox-dkms from sid is enough. if not, I'll disable the vbox dkms hook for now. and then we have a... intrigeri
04:59 PM Feature #12122 (Resolved): Upgrade Linux to 4.9
That's been done on the devel branch (maybe by mistake, but anyway it FTBFS'ed with 4.8 before). intrigeri
04:47 PM Revision 313aaeaa: Improve service modules import mechanism
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04:39 PM Feature #12272 (Fix committed): Add support to Vagrant for building offline
Fixed in commit:4292c701ed07208a12c662795aa3f839f1577dac which was ACKed by intrigeri. anonym
04:21 PM Feature #12272: Add support to Vagrant for building offline
intrigeri wrote:
> > So, would it be enough to just drop an @offline.conf@ with appropriate @Offline: X@ into the di...
anonym
04:37 PM Revision 4292c701: Vagrant: simplify Offlinemode configuration of apt-cacher-ng.
Refs: #12272 anonym
04:20 PM Bug #11093 (Resolved): Deal with December 2016 false positive scenarios
intrigeri wrote:
> Reassigning to you for the "Also, this is our last ticket of this kind, so part of it will be to ...
anonym
04:03 PM Feature #12163 (Fix committed): Announce in advance that 3.0 will be 64-bit only
intrigeri
04:03 PM Feature #12193: Notify the user when their 32-bit computer won't work with Tails 3.0
It still works quite weirdly when multiple such notifications are displayed at the same time :/
Who's affected? 32...
intrigeri
03:59 PM Feature #12193 (Fix committed): Notify the user when their 32-bit computer won't work with Tails 3.0
Applied in changeset commit:c5c2915db63bb62f450b82dcc383b1e94bcf0a0e. intrigeri
03:57 PM Revision cf657288: Remove the "Tails 3.0 will require a 64-bit processor" notification.
intrigeri
03:55 PM Revision 96324746: Merge branch 'devel' into feature/stretch
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03:55 PM Revision 728330e9: Merge branch 'stable' into devel
intrigeri
03:54 PM Revision c5c2915d: Merge branch 'feature/12193-notify-if-32-bit' into stable (fix-committed: #12193)
intrigeri
03:51 PM Revision e9386455: Add comments and type hints
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03:38 PM Revision 5f238a29: Fix syntax.
intrigeri
03:32 PM Revision 4bfe1721: Make the TOC more detailed.
intrigeri
03:31 PM Revision cfdb85c4: Merge remote-tracking branch 'origin/master'
intrigeri
03:28 PM Revision c72caa12: March contributos meeting notes
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03:25 PM Bug #12098: Spurious screensaver activation while synchronizing the system clock
We don't set @/org/gnome/desktop/session/idle-delay@ ourselves outside of the test suite, so in Tails 2.10 it has its... intrigeri
03:01 PM Feature #12283 (Fix committed): Upgrade to Tor Browser 6.5.1
Applied in changeset commit:13f1fd8f16301898d0b496f205a344fefb665820. intrigeri
10:23 AM Feature #12283: Upgrade to Tor Browser 6.5.1
Sadly #12283 broke all test suite runs. I've only done rudimentary testing, but it seemed fine. anonym
02:59 PM Revision 034e973a: Make notification action ids unique, in case it helps with the weird behaviour...
intrigeri
02:53 PM Revision 98c6b675: Merge branch 'stable' into feature/12193-notify-if-32-bit
intrigeri
02:52 PM Revision d1d7ff5b: Merge branch 'devel' into feature/stretch
intrigeri
02:51 PM Revision e8bf2992: Merge branch 'stable' into devel
intrigeri
02:51 PM Revision 13f1fd8f: Merge remote-tracking branch 'origin/feature/12283-tor-browser-6.5.1' into sta...
intrigeri
02:35 PM Bug #11592: Step "[...] has loaded in the Tor Browser" is fragile
This affects most Tor Browser scenarios, which means we have to run them locally during the release process. Hence bu... intrigeri
02:12 PM Bug #12217: GNOME freezes with Intel GM965/GL960 Integrated Graphics
Yeah! intrigeri
02:11 PM Bug #12217 (Fix committed): GNOME freezes with Intel GM965/GL960 Integrated Graphics
Applied in changeset commit:f95a8ea01d1fac27eddbf2720fbea0c472550199. intrigeri
10:48 AM Bug #12217: GNOME freezes with Intel GM965/GL960 Integrated Graphics
Code review passes. intrigeri
10:12 AM Bug #12217: GNOME freezes with Intel GM965/GL960 Integrated Graphics
Sadly all Jenkins test runs so far errored out before even starting due to #12259. I did build a "pre-2.11" branch th... anonym
02:11 PM Revision 35ee9e76: Merge branch 'stable' into feature/12193-notify-if-32-bit
intrigeri
02:09 PM Revision de433b61: Revert "Enable the bugfix-12217-linux-4.8.15 APT overlay."
This reverts commit e4ceebcfdd905b57125872ddb190cefdb24a25e3. intrigeri
02:09 PM Revision 69381aea: Revert "Freeze exception: install Linux 4.8.15 from our repo."
This reverts commit d484e0362736a97e2c2b57fa5218115660f0131a. intrigeri
02:08 PM Revision 66b40e2b: Merge remote-tracking branch 'origin/devel' into devel
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02:08 PM Revision 98cc6e31: Merge branch 'stable' into devel
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02:08 PM Revision f95a8ea0: Merge remote-tracking branch 'origin/bugfix/12217-linux-4.8.15' into stable (f...
intrigeri
01:51 PM Revision ee8b2883: Merge remote-tracking branch 'origin/stable' into stable
anonym
01:49 PM Bug #12266: Write release notes for 2.11
intrigeri wrote:
> > tl;dr: I don't think there has been a security issue here.
>
> Good. In other words, the com...
anonym
01:42 PM Bug #12266: Write release notes for 2.11
> tl;dr: I don't think there has been a security issue here.
Good. In other words, the commit we're discussing was "...
intrigeri
12:19 PM Bug #12266: Write release notes for 2.11
intrigeri wrote:
> It seems that commit:442a293d896076a1a8242d8d4f3320dc016495bb fixes a serious security issue that...
anonym
10:12 AM Bug #12266: Write release notes for 2.11
It seems that commit:442a293d896076a1a8242d8d4f3320dc016495bb fixes a serious security issue that's been present sinc... intrigeri
09:55 AM Bug #12266: Write release notes for 2.11
intrigeri wrote:
> * anonym, when do you expect the changelog to be drafted?
Normally this happens on Monday, sin...
anonym
01:43 PM Bug #8449 (Fix committed): Tails Upgrader fails to install some IUKs
Jenkins likes the branch, and code looks good => merged! I'm happy you thought of this fix after all these years... h... anonym
01:41 PM Revision c2372b13: Merge branch 'devel' into feature/stretch
anonym
01:41 PM Revision 71473fdf: Merge branch 'stable' into devel
anonym
01:41 PM Revision cc2e3b2c: Merge branch 'bugfix/8449-iuk-install-robustness' into stable
Fix-committed: #8449 anonym
01:40 PM Revision 1ab43b9e: Revert "Import tentative fix from iuk.git (refs: #8449, #11839)."
This reverts commit f6b280136fe8fc3e3bb26979661f7d64daa008b7.
A package new tails-iuk package (2.8) with the patch a...
anonym
01:40 PM Revision 40fca366: Enable the bugfix-8449-iuk-install-robustness APT overlay.
Refs: #8449 anonym
12:54 PM Bug #12297: Make Tails Server compatible with Wayland
> Note that this IPC interface can be limited to the Tails Server GUI, just like in option 4.
> You may choose to in...
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09:38 AM Bug #12297: Make Tails Server compatible with Wayland
> 3. Run the GUI as amnesia and the backend as root in separate processes, and expose a reduced *high-level* control ... intrigeri
10:11 AM Bug #12280 (Fix committed): Protect against CVE-2017-6074 in Tails 2.11
Applied in changeset commit:b446df9ca5a97b2858ad0bf3f1dbcc15843e7d0d. intrigeri
10:11 AM Bug #12280: Protect against CVE-2017-6074 in Tails 2.11
Ooops, sorry. Will move this discussion to #12266 right now. intrigeri
10:06 AM Bug #12280: Protect against CVE-2017-6074 in Tails 2.11
I've verified that none of the newly blacklisted modules appear in any WhisperBack report since the beginning of 2014... intrigeri
10:10 AM Revision 272a2f93: Merge branch 'devel' into feature/stretch
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10:10 AM Revision fa039cb1: Merge branch 'stable' into devel
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10:07 AM Revision b446df9c: Merge remote-tracking branch 'origin/bugfix/12280-blacklist-dccp' into stable ...
intrigeri
09:35 AM Feature #12262: Make WhisperBack logs available to developers to query
FWIW I agree with everything sajolida wrote.
> If we can get help desk or the project as a whole take some policy de...
intrigeri
09:34 AM Bug #9223: Improve the semantics of try_for
I'm now thinking that we could bake together @try_for()@ and @retry_action()@ (why the name inconsistency? I don't kn... anonym
09:23 AM Feature #12214: Document a way to manually backup persistent data

Thanks! I think that's all I needed to drop the "needs discussion" bit.
intrigeri

03/04/2017

08:42 PM Bug #12266: Write release notes for 2.11
The release is scheduled on the first day I'll be at IFF. I could be
able to write the release notes on Monday while ...
sajolida
08:41 PM Feature #12214: Document a way to manually backup persistent data
I think it's a good idea. I'm happy to review plans of people interested
in working on this (or do it myself if I hav...
sajolida
08:41 PM Feature #12237: Reduce apt update time during first start of Tails Server
> _IIRC_ the results sajolida gave me a while ago (using real storage
> hardware) were in the 30-60 seconds ballpark ...
sajolida
08:41 PM Feature #12238: Ship full APT lists in the live file system
I read through this quickly and won't block on shipping them if you
decide on doing so.
Still, I'd be very intereste...
sajolida
08:41 PM Feature #12262: Make WhisperBack logs available to developers to query
Pasting here what I wrote to anonym in private:
I would personally be fine sharing these reports with more people.
...
sajolida
08:40 PM Feature #6457: Blacklist rare network protocols
Here you go!
>From 3918 reports sent since 2014.
The cruft at the beginning all come from reports from 2014....
sajolida
08:34 PM Revision 982d78d6: reviewed the translation and made a few changes
muri
08:18 PM Revision e8d1bd87: Merge remote-tracking branch 'spriver/de_persistent_copy' into review-de_persi...
muri
07:31 PM Bug #12297 (Confirmed): Make Tails Server compatible with Wayland
In Wayland, only the local user (amnesia) is able to run UI applications. It is not planned that this will be changed... segfault
04:23 PM Bug #12261 (Confirmed): Broken link to Debian Live Manual
Thanks for the patches! However, they point to the manual for a much more up-to-date version of @live-build@ than we ... anonym
04:23 PM Feature #12296 (Confirmed): Host the Debian Live Manual for live-build 2.x
I.e. host on our infra a version of the manual that is valid for our live-build "fork" (unlike "the official one":htt... anonym
03:55 PM Bug #12281: Cannot open multiple doc pages concurrently from notifications
Note that if the browser is up and running this error won't occur, and thanks to @--allow-remote@ the requested pages... anonym
03:44 PM Feature #12193: Notify the user when their 32-bit computer won't work with Tails 3.0
BTW, I just pushed my @fork()@ fix of @action_cb()@; feel free to drop it if you have a better solution. anonym
03:38 PM Feature #12193: Notify the user when their 32-bit computer won't work with Tails 3.0
And now I cannot reproduce the "Learn more" issue. I first got it 5 boots in a row, and now I've done 15 boots in a r... anonym
03:30 PM Feature #12193: Notify the user when their 32-bit computer won't work with Tails 3.0
Update: the 'the "Learn more" button doesn't do anything' problem seems to happen at random. anonym
03:21 PM Feature #12193: Notify the user when their 32-bit computer won't work with Tails 3.0
> However, something is broken: the "Learn more" button doesn't do anything
Wow, weird. I'm pretty sure I've tested ...
intrigeri
02:59 PM Feature #12193: Notify the user when their 32-bit computer won't work with Tails 3.0
Your changes look good!
However, something is broken: the "Learn more" button doesn't do anything (I even changed ...
anonym
03:43 PM Revision 288a74ac: tails-*-notify-user scripts: start doc viewer in a subprocess.
Since we `exec()` into `tails-documentation`, these scripts will block
until the documentation browser is closed (unl...
anonym
03:34 PM Revision 570f1128: add next reports coordinators
127.0.0.1
01:37 PM Revision bcf58f3e: Remove unused import
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01:21 PM Feature #12263: Remove I2P
Whoops, I had named the branch incorrectly. Pushed a correctly named one and deleted the old one. anonym
12:40 PM Bug #12280: Protect against CVE-2017-6074 in Tails 2.11
Also, I locally tested successfully all of @mac_spoofing.feature@ due to commit:442a293d896076a1a8242d8d4f3320dc01649... anonym
11:23 AM Bug #12280: Protect against CVE-2017-6074 in Tails 2.11
There has been two successful test runs on Jenkins. Please review'n'merge! anonym
10:45 AM Feature #12295 (Confirmed): Deal with December 2017 false positive scenarios
As defined in #10993, check is there are still some of them and tag them as fragile if any (see #10288). anonym
10:45 AM Feature #12294 (Confirmed): Deal with November 2017 false positive scenarios
As defined in #10993, check is there are still some of them and tag them as fragile if any (see #10288). anonym
10:45 AM Feature #12293 (Confirmed): Deal with October 2017 false positive scenarios
As defined in #10993, check is there are still some of them and tag them as fragile if any (see #10288). anonym
10:45 AM Feature #12292 (Confirmed): Deal with September 2017 false positive scenarios
As defined in #10993, check is there are still some of them and tag them as fragile if any (see #10288). anonym
10:45 AM Feature #12291 (Confirmed): Deal with August 2017 false positive scenarios
As defined in #10993, check is there are still some of them and tag them as fragile if any (see #10288). anonym
10:45 AM Feature #12290 (In Progress): Deal with July 2017 false positive scenarios
As defined in #10993, check is there are still some of them and tag them as fragile if any (see #10288). anonym
10:44 AM Feature #12289 (Resolved): Deal with June 2017 false positive scenarios
As defined in #10993, check is there are still some of them and tag them as fragile if any (see #10288). anonym
10:44 AM Feature #12288 (Resolved): Deal with May 2017 false positive scenarios
As defined in #10993, check is there are still some of them and tag them as fragile if any (see #10288). anonym
10:44 AM Feature #12287 (Rejected): Deal with April 2017 false positive scenarios
As defined in #10993, check is there are still some of them and tag them as fragile if any (see #10288). anonym
10:44 AM Feature #12286 (Rejected): Deal with February 2017 false positive scenarios
As defined in #10993, check is there are still some of them and tag them as fragile if any (see #10288). anonym
10:44 AM Feature #12285 (Rejected): Deal with March 2017 false positive scenarios
As defined in #10993, check is there are still some of them and tag them as fragile if any (see #10288). anonym
10:44 AM Feature #12284 (Rejected): Deal with January 2017 false positive scenarios
As defined in #10993, check is there are still some of them and tag them as fragile if any (see #10288).
(Jenkins ...
anonym
10:30 AM Feature #12283 (In Progress): Upgrade to Tor Browser 6.5.1
Let's see what Jenkins thinks. anonym
08:37 AM Feature #12283 (Resolved): Upgrade to Tor Browser 6.5.1
anonym
10:25 AM Revision 6252cb51: Upgrade Tor Browser to 6.5.1-build2.
Will-fix: #12283 anonym
10:24 AM Revision 9741caf7: Upgrade Tor Browser to 6.5.1-build2.
Will-fix: #12283 anonym
09:25 AM Bug #11411: Vagrant build doc should tell what filesystem permissions must be granted to the libv...
As a temporary stopgap measure I've pointed to this ticket from the build doc. My commit shall be reverted once we ha... intrigeri
09:18 AM Bug #11411: Vagrant build doc should tell what filesystem permissions must be granted to the libv...
intrigeri wrote:
> To make QEMU start, I had to use setfacl to give the @libvirt-qemu@ "x" access to the directory h...
intrigeri
09:24 AM Bug #12217 (In Progress): GNOME freezes with Intel GM965/GL960 Integrated Graphics
Applied in changeset commit:e4ceebcfdd905b57125872ddb190cefdb24a25e3. anonym
09:20 AM Revision 48598b8f: Vagrant build doc: point to the ticket about missing permissions doc (refs: #1...
intrigeri
09:02 AM Revision 374b90ce: Use the ALSA state store/restore systemd services instead of forcing the legac...
"alsactl restore" falls back to "alsactl init", that should nowadays
do unmute and sanitize mixer levels (see /usr/sh...
intrigeri
08:52 AM Revision 576dd44b: Drop obsolete handling of initscripts with insserv.
These initscripts are turned into transient systemd units at boot time
via a systemd generator. No need to do anythin...
intrigeri
08:44 AM Revision 94408fb4: Merge branch 'feature/stretch' into feature/stretch-unfrozen
intrigeri
08:38 AM Revision 426d378c: Revert spam.
This reverts commit 20eae5dfa193688620d662d7b1d92a702c3c0179. intrigeri
08:31 AM Revision d484e036: Freeze exception: install Linux 4.8.15 from our repo.
Will-fix: #12217 anonym
08:29 AM Feature #12110: Evaluate grsec's performance hit
> Does Tails have benchmarking in its test suite yet?
Jenkins records how much time each test scenario takes to run,...
intrigeri
03:11 AM Feature #12110: Evaluate grsec's performance hit
Also remember that these are worst-case scenarios, assuming the system is in CPL0 the majority of the time. I can't i... cypherpunks
03:16 AM Feature #11792: Prevent DMA attacks over the LPC bus
Perhaps this and related tickets (e.g. disabling PCI/PCIe hotplugging) should be collected into a parent ticket dedic... cypherpunks
02:54 AM Feature #11792: Prevent DMA attacks over the LPC bus
Unfortunately I don't think this will be able to work the way I intended. When I first filed this report, I had assum... cypherpunks
03:05 AM Feature #12196: Make Hardware profiling harder for an adversary with local non root access
As the recent paper[1] on browser fingerprinting has pointed out, just like audiocontext fingerprinting can be used t... cypherpunks
02:26 AM Revision 3eb84590: [fr] update translation
xin
01:39 AM Bug #11629: Padlock icon appears on MitMd Firefox connections
cypherpunks wrote:
> If this bug report had been properly treated, Tails users would have been protected from CloudB...
cypherpunks
01:13 AM Feature #11881: Disable preview in Nautilus by default to prevent potential execution of maliciou...
intrigeri wrote:
> * if the viewer uses different libraries: then it makes sense to disable the preview in Nautilus,...
cypherpunks
12:47 AM Feature #11881: Disable preview in Nautilus by default to prevent potential execution of maliciou...
intrigeri wrote:
> I'd like to put things in the context of the most likely user story we're talking about: if the u...
cypherpunks
12:53 AM Feature #7649: Include a grsecurity-patched kernel
Grsecurity would have protected Tails from CVE-2017-6074 (which existed since 2006) due to both MODHARDEN and RAP, at... cypherpunks

03/03/2017

09:39 PM Revision e4ceebcf: Enable the bugfix-12217-linux-4.8.15 APT overlay.
Will-fix: #12217 anonym
08:00 PM Bug #12282 (Resolved): Monitoring of *.lizard is broken
... except monitoring of monitor.lizard. Seems that I broke it on Feb 15. bertagaz said he would take care of it, but... intrigeri
07:52 PM Bug #9003: Cleanup outdated blueprints
I guess we can add https://tails.boum.org/blueprint/server_edition/ to this list (on the other hand, maybe some day w... segfault
07:50 PM Revision 20eae5df: text
127.0.0.1
07:49 PM Revision a7684059: Revert spam.
This reverts commit 3f2e51368410cb5cc0e870f8e3f680ea39a7bcd2. intrigeri
07:49 PM Revision adf47c62: Merge remote-tracking branch 'origin/master'
intrigeri
07:48 PM Revision c6882fb8: Agenda++
intrigeri
07:47 PM Revision 3f2e5136: This reverts commit ff7680bc720b849fca88e55f6aca8022788ccfbc
127.0.0.1
07:43 PM Revision 8d5a99ad: Meeting agenda: drop item that needs more research.
intrigeri
07:29 PM Bug #12146: Intermediary Tails is not seen as a bootable device on MacBook Pro
* 2.10, @AMNESIA_ISOHYBRID_OPTS=""@: fails
* 1.1.2, isohybrid'ed by hand (sid's syslinux) with no option: fails
intrigeri
05:55 PM Bug #12146: Intermediary Tails is not seen as a bootable device on MacBook Pro
(Mostly to keep it on my radar: I don't realistically aim to fix it in 2.12.) intrigeri
05:54 PM Bug #12146: Intermediary Tails is not seen as a bootable device on MacBook Pro
Reproduced on MacBook Pro 8,1 with Tails 1.8.2 (that was current when the Installation Assistant was released, so I w... intrigeri
07:17 PM Revision e90aa56f: Add notes about next server hardware iteration (refs: #11680).
Mostly so that my thoughts about using the cloud are not only stored
in 2 people's email INBOX.
intrigeri
05:16 PM Bug #11839 (In Progress): After automatic upgrade from Tails 2.5 to 2.6, keyboard and mouse stop ...
FTR I've submitted a branch on #8449 that should fix _some_ of these problems: I'm confident it'll solve the "upgrade... intrigeri
11:43 AM Bug #11839: After automatic upgrade from Tails 2.5 to 2.6, keyboard and mouse stop working
Dear Help desk, please ask all affected users to give me not only:
* @cat /media/amnesia/Tails/live/Tails.module@
...
intrigeri
05:09 PM Bug #8449: Tails Upgrader fails to install some IUKs
These branches add @nocache@ and a call to @sync@. Not sure it'll fix all problems in this area, but at least @nocach... intrigeri
03:23 PM Bug #8449: Tails Upgrader fails to install some IUKs
intrigeri wrote:
> I've quickly tested this on a Tails 3.0~beta1 USB stick, and adding @nocache@ doesn't break the u...
intrigeri
12:47 PM Bug #8449: Tails Upgrader fails to install some IUKs
intrigeri wrote:
> intrigeri wrote:
> > According to the latest round of tests by anonym, @tails-install-iuk@ fails...
intrigeri
12:14 PM Bug #8449: Tails Upgrader fails to install some IUKs
intrigeri wrote:
> According to the latest round of tests by anonym, @tails-install-iuk@ fails when we add @nocache@...
intrigeri
03:44 PM Revision f6b28013: Import tentative fix from iuk.git (refs: #8449, #11839).
Taken from branch bugfix/8449-iuk-install-robustness at
commit c92bfd7362d4beccb3feb00a735773ad361f513a.
intrigeri
03:12 PM Bug #11816: Test suite often freezes after clicking "Login" in the Greeter
Ideas:
* save journal as artifact when this failure occurs.
* restart @gdm@/@tails-greeter@ when this happens.
anonym
12:59 PM Revision 67bfe13b: Allow the tails-install-iuk user to run "/usr/bin/nocache /bin/cp *" as root (...
intrigeri
12:40 PM Feature #11750: Track the distribution of the shares of the revocation certificate
> I'm good now, went to complete the process.
\o/
intrigeri
12:00 PM Feature #11750: Track the distribution of the shares of the revocation certificate
intrigeri wrote:
> one on bertagaz' plate.
I'm good now, went to complete the process.
bertagaz
09:13 AM Feature #11750: Track the distribution of the shares of the revocation certificate
Only 2 people left, one is on sajolida's plate and one on bertagaz' plate. intrigeri
12:31 PM Bug #12280 (In Progress): Protect against CVE-2017-6074 in Tails 2.11
Applied in changeset commit:aba3923d149b8c1041fdebf0f369e6f87bfaf339. anonym
11:00 AM Bug #12280: Protect against CVE-2017-6074 in Tails 2.11
intrigeri wrote:
> anonym mentioned somewhere else that we could blacklist the corresponding module, or something si...
anonym
08:21 AM Bug #12280 (Resolved): Protect against CVE-2017-6074 in Tails 2.11
It looks like upgrading to Linux 4.9 (#12122) won't be an option for 2.11, so we need another solution. anonym mentio... intrigeri
12:28 PM Bug #12248: Document workaround to boot intermediary Tails on MBP9,2
sajolida: this problem felt severe enough to merge this branch without you looking at it first. But I would welcome a... intrigeri
12:07 PM Bug #12248 (Resolved): Document workaround to boot intermediary Tails on MBP9,2
Applied in changeset commit:b71cb2da1eba388ccd103fff44ebe134c757d1df. intrigeri
11:56 AM Bug #12248: Document workaround to boot intermediary Tails on MBP9,2
reviewed, and to be merged mercedes508
11:08 AM Bug #12248: Document workaround to boot intermediary Tails on MBP9,2
Fixed some terminology and (perhaps more importantly) the place where the instructions go. Please review (and ideally... intrigeri
10:22 AM Bug #12248 (In Progress): Document workaround to boot intermediary Tails on MBP9,2
Argh, I had missed this one had a branch, due to buggy Redmine metadata. intrigeri
12:20 PM Revision 442a293d: Disable modules we blacklist for security reasons.
Blacklisted (via `blacklist MODULENAME`) modules are only blocked from
being loaded during the boot process, but are ...
anonym
12:04 PM Revision 0af0df72: updated PO files
amnesia
11:59 AM Revision b71cb2da: Merge branch 'doc/12248' (Closes: #12248)
intrigeri
11:56 AM Feature #11881 (Confirmed): Disable preview in Nautilus by default to prevent potential execution...
I'd like to put things in the context of the most likely user story we're talking about: if the user has bothered sav... intrigeri
11:53 AM Bug #12273 (Rejected): Chinese input doesn't work in Unsafe browser.
this is clearly off-topic here, but did you try obfs4 bridges?
Because if you use Tails for its Unsafe Browser, it...
mercedes508
06:48 AM Bug #12273: Chinese input doesn't work in Unsafe browser.
mercedes508 wrote:
> It looks like you're trying it in the Unsafe Browser.
>
> I just tried and effectively it do...
wydew1
11:51 AM Feature #12278: Integrate Mailvelope to the browser
what would be the difference with using Tails OpenPGP applet? (https://tails.boum.org/doc/encryption_and_privacy/gpga... mercedes508
11:45 AM Feature #12274: Need importting bookmarks.html to browser
As you might know Unsafe Browser in not designed for such usecases (https://tails.boum.org/doc/anonymous_internet/uns... mercedes508
06:01 AM Feature #12274: Need importting bookmarks.html to browser
mercedes508 wrote:
> Hi,
>
> Are you trying in Tor Browser of Unsafe Browser?
> In Tails 2.10?
>
> Because I ...
wydew1
11:37 AM Revision cc671569: Disable modules for more uncommon network protocol.
These are the ones recommended by CIS in its "4.6 Uncommon Network
Protocols" section, in:
https://benchmarks.ci...
anonym
11:37 AM Revision aba3923d: Fix CVE-2017-6074 by disabling the 'dccp' module.
For details, see: http://seclists.org/oss-sec/2017/q1/471
Will-fix: #12280
anonym
11:36 AM Feature #12279: Upgrade to Tor 0.2.9.10
intrigeri wrote:
> At least TROVE-2017-001 seems worth upgrading in 2.11.
We're not affected by it since our tor ...
intrigeri
11:14 AM Bug #12217: GNOME freezes with Intel GM965/GL960 Integrated Graphics
I take it! anonym
08:35 AM Bug #12217: GNOME freezes with Intel GM965/GL960 Integrated Graphics
I gave up on #12122 for Tails 2.11 so IMO we should upgrade to the latest 4.8.x that's ever been in jessie-backports,... intrigeri
11:05 AM Revision ae0d9ad0: Move instructions about adding edd=off to the place where the user is editing ...
Otherwise they have no clue how to add this option: it seems to me that "as
described above" was the equivalent of a ...
intrigeri
10:38 AM Revision 48e4a974: Use consistent terminology (refs: #12248).
intrigeri
10:24 AM Revision 7a2a42a5: Merge remote-tracking branch 'origin/master' into doc/12248
intrigeri
10:21 AM Bug #12178 (Rejected): GPG uses SHA1 for symmetric encryption
dkg explained in #9511#note-2 that SHA1 is fine in this case, and that switching to SHA512 might actually decrease se... intrigeri
10:15 AM Revision db14f4f2: Add placeholder for a 6th Stretch sprint.
intrigeri
10:13 AM Feature #9102: Get tails.boum.org on the Chrome HSTS preload list
Chrome 57 is "scheduled":https://www.chromium.org/developers/calendar for March 14. intrigeri
10:08 AM Bug #12197: Confusing UI/log when trying to use obfs4 bridges / impossible to use obfs4

> first of all, i'm assuming here that obfs4 is simply not supported,
It _is_ supported and used by a number of use...
intrigeri
10:06 AM Feature #12193: Notify the user when their 32-bit computer won't work with Tails 3.0
While I was at it, I also fixed @tails-virt-notify-user@. intrigeri
10:04 AM Bug #12281 (Confirmed): Cannot open multiple doc pages concurrently from notifications
While working on #12193, after merging the branch for #12271, I see 3 notifications: running in a VM, I2P removal pla... intrigeri
09:01 AM Bug #12266: Write release notes for 2.11

> I'll have time this weekend to write a draft wrt. removing I2P.
Great! Note that feature/12271-i2p-removal-notifi...
intrigeri
08:58 AM Bug #12266: Write release notes for 2.11
Indeed, there is doc and a template for creating the release notes.
I'll have time this weekend to write a draft wrt...
spriver
08:54 AM Revision 647fdf39: Merge branch 'stable' into feature/12193-notify-if-32-bit
intrigeri
08:53 AM Revision f191233b: tails-virt-notify-user: use the tails-documentation helper to improve UX when ...
intrigeri
08:53 AM Revision a70b53a0: tails-32-bit-notify-user: display the local news, and a localized version if a...
This will make this work even when offline. intrigeri
08:52 AM Bug #12269 (Fix committed): "Tor is not ready" should not pop up when opening local documentation
Applied in changeset commit:d21e11aece4ec320c2ea6a5cdcd7a43f868ee2c6. intrigeri
08:52 AM Feature #12271 (Fix committed): Show notification about I2P being removed
Applied in changeset commit:d21e11aece4ec320c2ea6a5cdcd7a43f868ee2c6. intrigeri
08:51 AM Revision 41139c34: Merge branch 'devel' into feature/stretch
intrigeri
08:50 AM Revision ea411e1a: Merge branch 'stable' into devel
intrigeri
08:49 AM Revision d21e11ae: Merge remote-tracking branch 'origin/feature/12271-i2p-removal-notification' i...
intrigeri
08:30 AM Bug #12218: AMD graphics regression since Tails 2.10
I got no data from our help desk, and so far the only test report about the proposed branch tells me it's actually in... intrigeri
08:25 AM Feature #12122: Upgrade Linux to 4.9
The i386 package is still in the @BACKPORTS-POLICY@ queue and our freeze is in 3 days, so it'll be hard to get this i... intrigeri
08:18 AM Bug #12189 (Confirmed): Xorg "segmentation fault" with switchable GPU
akemwave wrote:
> Adding modprobe.blacklist=nouveau to boot command, then tails 2.10 worked properly.
Thanks! gou...
intrigeri
08:10 AM Bug #8917: Spurious "permission denied" error when trying to upload files from Tor Browser
Giving up on the uplift => next step is to verify it's indeed fixed in FF52ESR. intrigeri
08:08 AM Feature #10859: Remove dependencies to maone.net from DAVE
Hi Giorgio! Can you please take a look at my comment from early November? For now I mainly want to agree on a set of ... intrigeri
08:06 AM Bug #11533: Add support for bind-mounted files to the live-boot persistence backend
Not suitable for a point-release => removing from the 2.11 RM view. intrigeri
08:01 AM Feature #12265 (In Progress): Publicly announce the removal of I2P
intrigeri
07:55 AM Revision 8bb7900d: tails-32-bit-notify-user: display the local news, and a localized version if a...
This will make this work even when offline. intrigeri
07:52 AM Bug #11973 (In Progress): AppArmor profile for Thunderbird missing
That won't be a problem in 3.0 once we ship icedove packages based on the Stretch ones in it, so let's focus on #1196... intrigeri
07:48 AM Bug #11964: The Thunderbird AppArmor profile should prevent users from opening attachments
I believe this will be a behavior change in Tails 3.0, that will include the AppArmor profile => setting Target versi... intrigeri
07:28 AM Revision 0bcd47e5: Merge remote-tracking branch 'origin/master'
intrigeri
07:28 AM Revision 35dc731f: Point to ongoing discussion about automating Tor configuration.
intrigeri
07:24 AM Revision 3770b6a8: Use Markdown link syntax instead of ikiwiki-specific one.
intrigeri
07:23 AM Revision beb6aebd: Link to "A Usability Evaluation of Tor Launcher".
intrigeri

03/02/2017

09:17 PM Revision 0a44f8fb: english improvements :)
127.0.0.1
05:40 PM Feature #12193: Notify the user when their 32-bit computer won't work with Tails 3.0
I'll use @tails-documentation@. Sorry for the confusion again :/ intrigeri
02:29 PM Feature #12193: Notify the user when their 32-bit computer won't work with Tails 3.0
intrigeri wrote:
> > Also, this will still be affected by #12269, which I have proposed a solution for(but only for ...
anonym
11:40 AM Feature #12193: Notify the user when their 32-bit computer won't work with Tails 3.0
> Is there a reason you didn't use @/usr/local/bin/tails-documentation@ as I suggested above, and instead re-implemen... intrigeri
10:28 AM Feature #12193: Notify the user when their 32-bit computer won't work with Tails 3.0
intrigeri wrote:
> (Only tested by copying the script in 2.10. Tried 32-bit and 64-bit CPU, English and French local...
anonym
10:09 AM Feature #12193: Notify the user when their 32-bit computer won't work with Tails 3.0
(Only tested by copying the script in 2.10. Tried 32-bit and 64-bit CPU, English and French locales, works as planned.) intrigeri
05:39 PM Bug #12273: Chinese input doesn't work in Unsafe browser.

(I _guess_ this is broken for the same reason as accessibility technologies don't work in our "special" browsers.)
intrigeri
03:25 PM Bug #12273 (Confirmed): Chinese input doesn't work in Unsafe browser.
It looks like you're trying it in the Unsafe Browser.
I just tried and effectively it doesn't work in the Unsafe B...
mercedes508
05:25 PM Bug #12269: "Tor is not ready" should not pop up when opening local documentation
Code review passes. intrigeri
09:57 AM Bug #12269: "Tor is not ready" should not pop up when opening local documentation
Only unrelated issues on Jenkins. anonym
05:23 PM Feature #12271: Show notification about I2P being removed
Code review passes. intrigeri
09:57 AM Feature #12271: Show notification about I2P being removed
Only unrelated issues on Jenkins. anonym
05:16 PM Feature #12279 (Resolved): Upgrade to Tor 0.2.9.10
At least TROVE-2017-001 seems worth upgrading in 2.11. intrigeri
04:03 PM Feature #12278 (Rejected): Integrate Mailvelope to the browser
For the use of webmail services, it would be really nice if Mailvelop would be installed Bert
03:29 PM Feature #12274: Need importting bookmarks.html to browser
Hi,
Are you trying in Tor Browser of Unsafe Browser?
In Tails 2.10?
Because I just tried by bookmarking this t...
mercedes508
11:38 AM Bug #12142: The nec-xhci virtual USB controller + tails-persistence-setup causes a VM freeze on D...

>> (Maybe time to ping them?)
> Yes!
:)
> But first I want to know better what we can expect here.
Sure.
>> It...
intrigeri
09:49 AM Bug #12142: The nec-xhci virtual USB controller + tails-persistence-setup causes a VM freeze on D...
intrigeri wrote:
> What's the status of the patches sent upstream?
* libvirt upstream: nothing.
* Debian BTS: ...
anonym
08:54 AM Bug #12142: The nec-xhci virtual USB controller + tails-persistence-setup causes a VM freeze on D...
What's the status of the patches sent upstream? (Maybe time to ping them?) It would be really nice if this was fixed... intrigeri
11:35 AM Feature #12272: Add support to Vagrant for building offline

> So, would it be enough to just drop an @offline.conf@ with appropriate @Offline: X@ into the directory? I mean, i...
intrigeri
10:04 AM Feature #12272: Add support to Vagrant for building offline
Sure, I admit to not knowing @acng.conf@ well enough, mostly because I haven't found good docs (any idea?). So, would... anonym
07:33 AM Feature #12272 (In Progress): Add support to Vagrant for building offline
Looks good!
My only concern is:
@sed -i "s/^Offlinemode:.*$/Offlinemode: ${TAILS_OFFLINE_MODE}/" "${ACNG_CONF}"@
...
intrigeri
11:23 AM Revision 6809c2b7: Merge branch 'feature/12122-linux-4.9' into devel (refs: #12122).
intrigeri
11:22 AM Revision b5afd5b8: Install Linux 4.9.0-0.bpo.2 (refs: #12122).
intrigeri
11:19 AM Revision 0a05983e: Enable slub/slab allocator free poisoning (refs: #12090).
http://kernsec.org/wiki/index.php/Kernel_Self_Protection_Project#kernel_command_line_options
https://outflux.net/blog...
intrigeri
11:17 AM Feature #12090 (In Progress): Enable the slab allocator poisoning
intrigeri
11:16 AM Feature #12089 (In Progress): Enable the kernel page allocator poisoning
intrigeri
11:12 AM Revision 6068355f: Enable the buddy page allocator free poisoning (refs: #12089).
http://kernsec.org/wiki/index.php/Kernel_Self_Protection_Project#kernel_command_line_options
https://outflux.net/blog...
intrigeri
11:05 AM Revision effbfb7f: Enable the feature-12122-linux-4.9 APT overlay (refs: #12122).
intrigeri
11:03 AM Feature #12122 (In Progress): Upgrade Linux to 4.9
* as expected, a number of security issues (including CVE-2017-6074) can only be fixed by upgrading to 4.9.13
* the ...
intrigeri
10:05 AM Bug #11890: Checking credentials in Icedove autoconfig wizard sometimes fails in the test suite
Bumping to same release as blocker. anonym
08:27 AM Bug #11890: Checking credentials in Icedove autoconfig wizard sometimes fails in the test suite

> So where are we now? Well, even if nothing is certain, my experiment + Occam's razor seems to indicate that the s...
intrigeri
09:55 AM Revision 2c5567c2: tails-32-bit-notify-user: display the local news, and a localized version if a...
This will make this work even when offline. intrigeri
09:49 AM Revision d1e80669: tails-32-bit-notify-user: make decisions based on the CPU architecture, not th...
Otherwise, manually picking the 32-bit kernel on 64-bit hardware would result in
the notification being shown.
intrigeri
09:43 AM Revision 73dc75ac: Merge remote-tracking branch 'origin/feature/stretch' into feature/stretch
anonym
09:11 AM Revision 8ecd9efd: Merge remote-tracking branch 'origin/stable' into feature/12193-notify-if-32-bit
intrigeri
09:08 AM Bug #11828: Document how we manage the Jenkins' artifact signing key used by isobuilders
bertagaz wrote:
> But I've pushed a new file in the sysadmin Git repo anyway, if you want to have a look.
Thanks!...
intrigeri
09:05 AM Bug #11828 (Resolved): Document how we manage the Jenkins' artifact signing key used by isobuilders
Applied in changeset commit:4192f55ace559ac7cb2ef7d43a131b8acc748ddf. intrigeri
09:05 AM Feature #12059: Improve Dogtail's performance
intrigeri wrote:
> Merged!
Woo! Thanks!
> Note that there are conflicts when mergig into feature/stretch so I ...
anonym
08:08 AM Feature #12059: Improve Dogtail's performance
Merged! Note that there are conflicts when mergig into feature/stretch so I didn't do it. intrigeri
08:07 AM Feature #12059 (Fix committed): Improve Dogtail's performance
Applied in changeset commit:3e0531aba14595b57308fd08c0905f82292ff6f1. intrigeri
09:02 AM Revision e8233fe6: Merge remote-tracking branch 'origin/devel' into feature/stretch
anonym
09:00 AM Revision 4192f55a: Document tails_secrets_* Puppet modules wherever they're used (Closes: #11828).
intrigeri
08:54 AM Revision 7f683efd: Success story++
intrigeri
08:52 AM Bug #12261 (In Progress): Broken link to Debian Live Manual
intrigeri
08:50 AM Bug #12208 (Fix committed): ferm fails to start at boot time
Applied in changeset commit:be3ebdc1a16e92bbe5699cdd88c425fb6b229001. intrigeri
08:49 AM Revision 7837bcbf: Merge remote-tracking branch 'origin/bugfix/12208-ferm-fix' into feature/stretch
intrigeri
08:49 AM Revision 08fd2ac6: Merge branch 'stable' into devel
intrigeri
08:48 AM Revision be3ebdc1: Merge remote-tracking branch 'origin/bugfix/12208-ferm-fix' into stable (Fix-c...
intrigeri
08:47 AM Bug #12131 (Fix committed): Step 'I double-click the Report an Error launcher on the desktop' som...
Yes! intrigeri
08:10 AM Bug #12131: Step 'I double-click the Report an Error launcher on the desktop' sometimes fails
I did @s/rate/interval/@ in commit:f70dca933a. Good enough? anonym
07:41 AM Bug #12131 (In Progress): Step 'I double-click the Report an Error launcher on the desktop' somet...
Looks good, except the @rate@ variable introduced in commit:3bc868968f47c414bdb3e32d09df675fea5766b8 is not really a ... intrigeri
08:43 AM Bug #12169 (Fix committed): Tails ISO has $stable-proposed-updates enabled when Debian/Tails rele...
Applied in changeset commit:ee16b49eb15b62277755c5b90e0561a29c9ab29c. intrigeri
08:43 AM Revision 577395e4: Release process: minor formatting and phrasing improvements.
intrigeri
08:41 AM Revision 1175e793: Merge branch 'stable' into devel
intrigeri
08:41 AM Revision c8fff253: Merge remote-tracking branch 'origin/stable' into stable
intrigeri
08:40 AM Revision 88c686bc: Merge branch 'stable' into devel
intrigeri
08:39 AM Revision ee16b49e: Merge remote-tracking branch 'origin/bugfix/12169-disable-proposed-updates' in...
intrigeri
08:39 AM Feature #12277: Run our own email (IMAP/POP3/SMTP) server for automated tests
intrigeri wrote:
> anonym, how urgent is that?
Considering it's not the last source of problems on Jenkins, not v...
anonym
08:26 AM Feature #12277: Run our own email (IMAP/POP3/SMTP) server for automated tests
anonym, how urgent is that? Can it wait until the 3.1 or 3.2 cycle? I'm really not sure I can commit to anything better. intrigeri
08:25 AM Feature #12277 (Confirmed): Run our own email (IMAP/POP3/SMTP) server for automated tests
See #11890#note-17 and #11890#note-18 for more detailed specs. intrigeri
08:34 AM Bug #12171 (Rejected): Cannot bump expiry of the torproject APT snapshot archive
LGTM! intrigeri
08:14 AM Bug #11093: Deal with December 2016 false positive scenarios

>> Wrt. #12046: […]
> I have tried to follow the debugging of this problem on Debian BTS and it definitely seem li...
intrigeri
08:09 AM Revision f70dca93: Improve variable name.
anonym
08:05 AM Revision f984afc4: Merge remote-tracking branch 'origin/devel' into devel
intrigeri
08:04 AM Revision 4a02518e: Merge branch 'stable' into devel
intrigeri
08:04 AM Revision 3e0531ab: Merge remote-tracking branch 'origin/test/12059-dogtail-optimizations' into st...
intrigeri
07:56 AM Feature #12019: Test Totem's "Add local video" action
* Code review passes at commit:95cff50c751598183c6ddf66662788b2aee57d43, except: this branch has two scenarios called... intrigeri
07:52 AM Bug #11780: GNOME Sound Recorder unusable because of "invalid capture settings"
intrigeri wrote:
> > I also filed one upstream with Gnome: https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=777862
>
> ...
hybridwipe
07:39 AM Revision 69912173: Remove double-space.
intrigeri
07:36 AM Bug #10381: The "I open the address" steps are fragile
Great! intrigeri

03/01/2017

06:38 PM Feature #12272: Add support to Vagrant for building offline
anonym wrote:
> BTW, that is only commit:
> * commit:33f5cd48d7 Vagrant: add 'offline' option for building offline....
anonym
12:24 PM Feature #12272: Add support to Vagrant for building offline
BTW, that is only commit:
* commit:33f5cd48d7 Vagrant: add 'offline' option for building offline.
anonym
11:57 AM Feature #12272 (Fix committed): Add support to Vagrant for building offline
Jenkins was happy so => merged! intrigeri, can you please do a post-merge review? anonym
04:34 PM Revision 4974591d: Merge branch 'devel' into feature/stretch
anonym
04:34 PM Revision 8ec17f4b: Merge branch 'stable' into devel
anonym
03:24 PM Revision 719bd471: Vagrant: fixup on offline mode.
Previously, the first `apt-get update` would run with the old
apt-cacher-ng configuration. If your previous build was...
anonym
03:24 PM Revision 7e388a92: Vagrant: add sanity check for offline mode vs first run.
anonym
01:05 PM Feature #12276 (Confirmed): Let udisks upstream know we intend to add VeraCrypt support
We have no control over time needed by upstream maintainers to review'n'merge our stuff so we cannot promise our spon... anonym
01:05 PM Feature #12275 (Confirmed): Let GNOME Disks upstream know we intend to add VeraCrypt support
We have no control over time needed by upstream maintainers to review'n'merge our stuff so we cannot promise our spon... anonym
12:23 PM Bug #12131 (Fix committed): Step 'I double-click the Report an Error launcher on the desktop' som...
So apparently I had ff-merged @test/12131-retry-report-an-error@ into @stable@ when I forked off @feature/12272-vagra... anonym
11:55 AM Revision dc83c2ce: Merge branch 'devel' into feature/stretch
anonym
11:41 AM Revision b88caec6: Merge branch 'stable' into devel
anonym
11:40 AM Revision 85c5efd0: Merge remote-tracking branch 'origin/feature/12272-vagrant-offline-builds' int...
Fix-committed: #12272 anonym
11:02 AM Bug #12269 (In Progress): "Tor is not ready" should not pop up when opening local documentation
intrigeri wrote:
> This is _almost_ a duplicate (or rather a subset) of #8061. Can you please merge them somehow?
...
anonym
11:02 AM Feature #12271: Show notification about I2P being removed
Let's see what Jenkins thinks. anonym
11:00 AM Revision 00acdc47: Avoid full Tor bootstraps in two scenarios that can be offline.
IIRC the reason we plugged the network in these scenarios was to avoid
the "Tor is not ready" prompt, but (refs: #122...
anonym
10:55 AM Bug #11828: Document how we manage the Jenkins' artifact signing key used by isobuilders
> Well, you did the exact same thing to handle the reprepro signing key.
That's entirely irrelevant here so I won't ...
intrigeri
10:41 AM Revision 0e2bc7a5: s/amnesia/$LIVE_USERNAME/
anonym
10:39 AM Revision 6adfb5ff: Remove useless comment.
anonym
10:38 AM Revision a9b7daa7: Tor Browser: don't show offline warning when opening local documentation.
Will-fix: #12269 anonym
09:28 AM Feature #12274 (Rejected): Need importting bookmarks.html to browser
In browser, Bookmarks -> Show All Bookmarks -> Import and backup -> Import Bookmarks from HTML and couldn't find the ... wydew1
09:17 AM Bug #12273: Chinese input doesn't work in Unsafe browser.
mercedes508 wrote:
> Hi,
>
> I'm not sure to get you issue, it might have changed since Debian moved to Jessie an...
wydew1
08:36 AM Bug #12258 (Resolved): Jenkins is not creating jobs for new branches
@test/12131-retry-report-an-error@ was merged into stable, and our CI design is only about topic branches that were n... intrigeri
08:28 AM Bug #12258: Jenkins is not creating jobs for new branches
@feature-12271-i2p-removal-notification@ and @feature-12272-vagrant-offline-builds@ were automatically created yester... intrigeri
06:36 AM Bug #12258: Jenkins is not creating jobs for new branches

> The branches in the description have no Jenkins jobs still; IMHO this branch shouldn't be closed before all lost j...
intrigeri
06:39 AM Bug #12266: Write release notes for 2.11
Great, spriver! IIRC we have doc wrt. how to write release notes. I should be able to review your work, but it'll dep... intrigeri

02/28/2017

06:47 PM Feature #12271 (In Progress): Show notification about I2P being removed
Applied in changeset commit:33ed2df6073f1d8d1a26d0d0f95fc6999e3c3595. anonym
10:35 AM Feature #12271 (Resolved): Show notification about I2P being removed
But only when I2P was enabled via the kernel command line. anonym
06:04 PM Bug #12258 (In Progress): Jenkins is not creating jobs for new branches
The branches in the description have no Jenkins jobs still; IMHO this branch shouldn't be closed before all lost jobs... anonym
05:59 PM Bug #12273: Chinese input doesn't work in Unsafe browser.
Hi,
I'm not sure to get you issue, it might have changed since Debian moved to Jessie and Gnome3 (https://wiki.deb...
mercedes508
05:25 PM Bug #12273 (Duplicate): Chinese input doesn't work in Unsafe browser.
The Chinese input method is the only way to input chinese word by keyboard. To activated this is pressing Ctrl + Spac... wydew1
05:36 PM Feature #12272 (In Progress): Add support to Vagrant for building offline
If this doesn't break Jenkins I think I'll merge this myself and ask for a post-merge review. I badly need this at my... anonym
01:06 PM Feature #12272 (Resolved): Add support to Vagrant for building offline
At least when using the VM's proxy; for external ones it's up to the user, and it's incompatible with @noproxy@. anonym
05:21 PM Revision 33f5cd48: Vagrant: add 'offline' option for building offline.
Will-fix: #12272 anonym
04:47 PM Revision 6e785f8e: Add ikiwiki poll directive as survey option
sajolida
04:33 PM Bug #10373 (Rejected): Document the version of Jenkins plugins we have to stick to
intrigeri wrote:
> Agreed, as long as any similar "the version of Jenkins we're running is not compatible with plugi...
bertagaz
06:50 AM Bug #10373: Document the version of Jenkins plugins we have to stick to

> To me this ticket is a bit obsolete given we want to update our Jenkins instance to the upstream one. (see #10068)...
intrigeri
04:31 PM Bug #10068: Upgrade to Jenkins 2.x, using upstream packages
Note for myself (and the reviewer): that will be the right time to document which plugin we should *not* update. Most... bertagaz
04:30 PM Bug #11828 (In Progress): Document how we manage the Jenkins' artifact signing key used by isobui...
intrigeri wrote:
> Given I was not able to find out myself: yes, please :)
Well, you did the exact same thing to ...
bertagaz
02:37 PM Bug #11828: Document how we manage the Jenkins' artifact signing key used by isobuilders

> Shall this still be documented somewhere?
Given I was not able to find out myself: yes, please :)
intrigeri
02:09 PM Bug #11828: Document how we manage the Jenkins' artifact signing key used by isobuilders
intrigeri wrote:
> That key expired yesterday, and I could not find any place where we document how to distribute th...
bertagaz
04:09 PM Feature #11988 (In Progress): Update Vagrant boxes management design doc with meeting notes
Ok, I've added what I had in the notes to the blueprint. It was too difficult to rewrite the section so I created a n... bertagaz
04:03 PM Revision 6114e6f5: Update calendar for 3.1 release.
bertagaz
04:02 PM Revision 5e84eced: Document in the blueprint the decisions about vagrant and reproducible builds.
bertagaz
02:22 PM Feature #11817 (Resolved): Optimize I/O settings on lizard
intrigeri wrote:
> > * shutdown + start jenkins.lizard + all isobuilders so that they get the new settings
>
>
...
bertagaz
01:25 PM Bug #12266: Write release notes for 2.11
anonym wrote:
> Ok, so if sajolida do not do this, does anyone of you, intrigeri and spriver, volunteer as a backup?...
spriver
10:45 AM Bug #12266: Write release notes for 2.11
Ok, so if sajolida do not do this, does anyone of you, intrigeri and spriver, volunteer as a backup? anonym
12:24 PM Revision 33ed2df6: Notify I2P users that I2P will be removed in Tails 2.12.
Will-fix: #12271 anonym
12:24 PM Revision cdfe5cd9: Add note in I2P user docs about its removal.
Refs: #12265 anonym
12:24 PM Revision df59582f: Add anchor and point to it via tails-documentation.
anonym
10:47 AM Bug #12270: Document how to change the password of an encrypted volume

sajolida, do you want it or should I try to find someone else?
intrigeri
07:03 AM Bug #12270: Document how to change the password of an encrypted volume
Attached: Patch for review.
The text "padlock" should be replaced with the proper glyph/icon. But, I could not fin...
cbrownstein
05:11 AM Bug #12270: Document how to change the password of an encrypted volume
I am working on this and within 24 hours should be able to upload a patch for review. cbrownstein
10:44 AM Feature #12263 (In Progress): Remove I2P
Let's see what Jenkins thinks. anonym
10:43 AM Feature #12264: Reintroduce I2P
To reintroduce I2P, revert commit:e9d02049b4086b3516224227dbb6d4c73f8ff159 (and deal with a ridiculous amount of merg... anonym
10:37 AM Revision e9d02049: Completely remove I2P.
We have decided to remove I2P (Refs: #11276) due to our failure of
finding someone interested in maintaining it in Ta...
anonym
06:54 AM Revision 37bd4410: Reschedule the March CI team meeting.
intrigeri

02/27/2017

04:30 PM Revision 7242cf0f: Calendar: remove cancelled CI meeting.
anonym
03:13 PM Revision ce640d85: Calendar: sort.
intrigeri
03:09 PM Revision 966e7754: Calendar: add CI team meetings for this year.
intrigeri
01:26 PM Bug #12097 (Resolved): Don't run Puppet via cron on isotesters
intrigeri wrote:
> Done (differently though) MR "submitted upstream":https://gitlab.com/shared-puppet-modules-group/...
bertagaz
01:21 PM Bug #10373: Document the version of Jenkins plugins we have to stick to
To me this ticket is a bit obsolete given we want to update our Jenkins instance to the upstream one. (see #10068) It... bertagaz
01:17 PM Feature #11804 (Resolved): Delete obsolete UNIX user accounts on the labs.r.n machine
Sounds good! bertagaz
01:15 PM Bug #10494: Retry htpdate when it fails
As said above: "These changes might be too invasive to go into a minor release". bertagaz
12:06 PM Revision ce1798ea: Update link to weblate.svg so that it points to the latest version uploaded by...
intrigeri
12:02 PM Bug #12269: "Tor is not ready" should not pop up when opening local documentation
This is _almost_ a duplicate (or rather a subset) of #8061. Can you please merge them somehow? intrigeri
09:52 AM Bug #12269 (Resolved): "Tor is not ready" should not pop up when opening local documentation
sajolida
10:09 AM Bug #11152: Have SSL on our rsync communications with mirrors
This is orthogonal to the main reasons we have to switch to HTTPS mirrors (#9796#note-10), so unparenting, dropping f... intrigeri
10:03 AM Revision 6ba1fc5c: Add HTML anchor I need.
intrigeri
10:00 AM Bug #12270 (Resolved): Document how to change the password of an encrypted volume
So far we have:
* Create and use encrypted volumes
* Change the passphrase of the persistent volume
But nothing ...
sajolida
09:57 AM Feature #11836: Stop stringifying Puppet facts
Best case I'll work on this in June-July. intrigeri
09:55 AM Bug #10093: Upgrade to Gitolite v3 on puppet-git.lizard
I don't see myself working on this before 3.0 is out, and probably not during summer. intrigeri
09:53 AM Bug #12258 (Resolved): Jenkins is not creating jobs for new branches
Fixed.
Post-mortem: we missed the breakage because the @git push@ that was failing (due to a hook that sanity-chec...
intrigeri
09:22 AM Bug #12258: Jenkins is not creating jobs for new branches
I'll handle it as part of my #12160 duty. intrigeri
09:05 AM Revision a5e4bae6: [fr] Minor fix to force a news.fr refresh.
intrigeri
08:59 AM Revision 785bac48: Fix Markdown.
intrigeri
08:58 AM Revision 61ddf709: January report: set publication date.
intrigeri
08:55 AM Revision 9c8fdad1: Monthly report: grammar fix.
intrigeri
08:55 AM Revision d1c40b38: Improve monthly report publication doc.
* Add missing steps.
* Avoid duplicating info.
* Add the option to send the full text of the report instead of a me...
intrigeri
08:49 AM Revision 11628b70: Publish the 2017-01 report.
intrigeri
08:47 AM Revision 47134169: Fix date directive format in the monthly report template and its many copies.
intrigeri
06:52 AM Feature #12268 (In Progress): Make it so most Bitcoin donations arrive directly on RiseupLabs' Co...
Which one do you prefer? Is the effort to write, debug, review, merge, and maintain a tiny bit of trivial JS worth it... intrigeri
06:48 AM Feature #12268 (In Progress): Make it so most Bitcoin donations arrive directly on RiseupLabs' Co...
This will simplify things both for our accounting team and for our fiscal sponsor (RiseupLabs). Ideally we would poin... intrigeri

02/26/2017

09:03 PM Bug #12109: Warn the users that removing a persistent feature doesn't erase any data
I have updated the previously submitted patch.
It occurred to me the user might not know which files correspond to...
cbrownstein
08:00 PM Bug #12260: Have KeePassX open ~/Persistent/keepassx.kbdx by default
The location of the config file of KeePassX2 changed to @~/.config/keepassx/keepassx2.ini@. The configuration paramet... spriver
05:44 PM Bug #12267 (Resolved): Send an accounting report before summit 2017
* Synchronize with RiseupLabs
* Synchronize with Zwiebelfreunde
* Synchronize bitcoins
* Project our funds to see ...
sajolida
08:40 AM Feature #12164: Add a HACKING document for new code contributors
Extremely minor grammatical error at line 5 of HACKING.mdwn:
Tails by giving a brief overview OF the Tails source ...
cbrownstein

02/25/2017

09:02 PM Revision b7785cd6: Revert "Patch live-boot to support bind-mounting individual files."
This reverts commit 305e4933516e7022a9010615976cc7f21bad57a7. segfault
08:09 PM Revision 974f2864: Merge branch 'feature/stretch' of git://git.tails.boum.org/tails into feature/...
segfault
08:06 PM Revision cf48128e: Adjust Tails Server automated tests
segfault
08:00 PM Revision 89ca9b19: Remove unused ansible package
segfault
07:48 PM Revision f0ab3b6c: Hide quotes of mumble's welcome message
segfault
07:47 PM Revision c1b64c83: Fix sftp-server for use with the default config in Stretch
segfault
07:46 PM Revision 50a6c84a: Fix gobby launcher for use with gobby in Stretch
segfault
07:45 PM Revision 10407fed: Add gi.require_version('Gtk', '3.0') to prevent warning
segfault
07:45 PM Revision 0fc11cdc: Fix LazyOptionDict for use with Python 3.5
segfault
07:44 PM Revision 7b1f1b42: Minor refactoring
segfault
04:45 PM Feature #12262: Make WhisperBack logs available to developers to query

> Regarding implementation, it'd be cool if the @tails-bugs@@ Schleuder could archive all user emails somewhere (an...
intrigeri
10:41 AM Feature #12262 (Confirmed): Make WhisperBack logs available to developers to query
I'm finding more and more uses for @grep@ing our WhisperBack logs to collect aggregated statistics about our users, m... anonym
04:43 PM Bug #12266: Write release notes for 2.11
> […] or should I look for someone else (or perhaps even try it myself!)?
If help is needed, I believe that spriver ...
intrigeri
11:20 AM Bug #12266: Write release notes for 2.11
Your availability for these jobs, that you normally do, is not clear to me. Will you be able to do it or should I loo... anonym
11:19 AM Bug #12266 (Resolved): Write release notes for 2.11
They should announce the removal of I2P in Tails 2.12. anonym
04:42 PM Feature #12264: Reintroduce I2P

(Not something we collectively commit to do.)
intrigeri
11:00 AM Feature #12264 (Confirmed): Reintroduce I2P
In order to get I2P back into Tails we primarily need someone to keep I2P nicely integrated in Tails in terms of user... anonym
04:03 PM Revision 2b9a20a2: Fix logging
segfault
04:02 PM Revision de137362: Replace `systemctl status` with `systemctl is-active`
segfault
04:01 PM Revision 10945186: Remove wrongly named copy of tails-server-client
segfault
03:43 PM Revision 3025d3b9: Remove pointless --no-client-auth option
segfault
11:23 AM Bug #11276 (Resolved): Decide what to do wrt. I2P
intrigeri wrote:
> > my position that we remove I2P in Tails 2.12.
>
> ACK
>
> > IMHO we should announce this ...
anonym
11:16 AM Feature #12265 (Resolved): Publicly announce the removal of I2P
h3. Make users aware of this so they won't be surprised in Tails 2.12
* Mention it in the top of the release notes...
anonym
10:57 AM Feature #12263 (Resolved): Remove I2P
anonym
09:52 AM Bug #12261: Broken link to Debian Live Manual

intrigeri
08:41 AM Bug #12261: Broken link to Debian Live Manual
I noticed another broken link appears on the same page. I attach an updated patch. cbrownstein
06:58 AM Bug #12261 (Confirmed): Broken link to Debian Live Manual
On "Building a Tails image," the current link to the Debian Live Manual appears to be broken. I believe the patch I h... cbrownstein

02/24/2017

09:42 PM Feature #11768: Improve our handling of new contractors
> I tried to clone that repo and got `gcrypt: Failed to decrypt manifest!`.
I've checked my config and pushed some n...
intrigeri
03:27 PM Feature #11768: Improve our handling of new contractors
But hey, that's a super cool idea!!!
sajolida
03:08 PM Feature #11768: Improve our handling of new contractors
I tried to clone that repo and got `gcrypt: Failed to decrypt manifest!`. Is it encrypted for me already? Or maybe I ... sajolida
09:32 PM Bug #11629: Padlock icon appears on MitMd Firefox connections
If this bug report had been properly treated, Tails users would have been protected from CloudBleed.
cypherpunks
03:26 PM Feature #6457: Blacklist rare network protocols
> While I like that we want to take an "upstream first" path to this, it seems it'll be too slow.
Stretch is frozen ...
intrigeri
03:17 PM Bug #11276: Decide what to do wrt. I2P

> my position that we remove I2P in Tails 2.12.
ACK
> IMHO we should announce this ASAP on our blog, or at least o...
intrigeri
03:16 PM Bug #12109: Warn the users that removing a persistent feature doesn't erase any data

sajolida, do you want to review this?
intrigeri
06:32 AM Bug #12109: Warn the users that removing a persistent feature doesn't erase any data
I added to the documentation instructions on how to delete files left by deactivated features.
Specifically, I add...
cbrownstein
03:00 PM Feature #10956: Document how to migrate existing KeePassX database
Created #12260 to get this fixed by the Foundations team.
sajolida
03:00 PM Bug #12260 (Resolved): Have KeePassX open ~/Persistent/keepassx.kbdx by default
The file extension of KeePassX changed in 3.0 and it should try to open ~/Persistent/keepassx.kbdx by default instead... sajolida
02:25 PM Feature #12019: Test Totem's "Add local video" action
Only unrelated failures on Jenkins! Please review'n'merge! anonym
02:22 PM Bug #12259 (Resolved): reboot_job is broken since Jenkins was upgraded to Stretch, which often br...
See e.g.: https://jenkins.tails.boum.org/job/test_Tails_ISO_test-12019-totem-add-local-video-action/29/console... anonym
02:13 PM Bug #11106: Improve test suite thanks to upstream Firefox fix for feedback when access to a local...
The blocker #12115 had its target version bumped. anonym
02:11 PM Bug #12208: ferm fails to start at boot time
Can you take it? Otherwise I'll merge it after I've seen the branch pass our automated QA. anonym
02:07 PM Revision 8ac7a044: Ferm: use the variable when referring to the Live user.
The firewall will fail to start during early boot otherwise since the
"amnesia" user hasn't been created yet.
Refs: ...
anonym
10:31 AM Revision ff7680bc: Improve grammar
sajolida
10:30 AM Revision d0c575b2: Improve TOC
sajolida
10:30 AM Revision edb3549a: Add template email for validation
sajolida
10:24 AM Revision 4837f2b3: Explain where the email addresses can be found
sajolida
10:17 AM Revision f55bebdc: Fix bad conflict resolution
sajolida
10:17 AM Revision 2d70e520: Merge remote-tracking branch 'origin/master'
sajolida
10:15 AM Revision 716d6edc: Start compiling intercept interviews
sajolida
10:12 AM Revision 7f91f511: Start compiling intercept interviews
sajolida

02/23/2017

02:28 PM Bug #11276: Decide what to do wrt. I2P
intrigeri wrote:
> > * If no new Tails-I2P liaison has been found before mid-February, zzz and me will reevaluate th...
anonym
02:09 PM Feature #6457: Blacklist rare network protocols
Tails is affected by "CVE-2017-6074":http://seclists.org/oss-sec/2017/q1/471 because we haven't done this yet (specif... anonym
01:24 AM Bug #12258 (Resolved): Jenkins is not creating jobs for new branches
I pushed the following branches days ago but no Jenkins jobs were created:
* @test/12131-retry-report-an-error@
* @...
anonym

02/22/2017

03:32 PM Feature #12257 (Confirmed): Add a screenshot to our homepage
Even before doing a big plan for redesign and restructuring the whole thing, adding a screenshot might help people gr... sajolida
02:26 PM Feature #11750: Track the distribution of the shares of the revocation certificate
Giving up on the leftovers from group C. Sent a last ping to my contact for group D.
sajolida
12:16 PM Revision 998478c1: Fix dates
sajolida
12:12 PM Revision e085976e: Create monthly report templates for all of 2017
sajolida

02/21/2017

07:18 PM Bug #12197: Confusing UI/log when trying to use obfs4 bridges / impossible to use obfs4
> Regarding the "easier way to get some more explicit feedback if this is the case", could you please be more explici... camelcross
06:43 PM Bug #12197: Confusing UI/log when trying to use obfs4 bridges / impossible to use obfs4
Hi camelcross, and thank you for you feedback
According to the ticket #9268 , some work is being done to improve s...
elouann
06:48 PM Feature #11792: Prevent DMA attacks over the LPC bus
This report is far above the level of my skills.. intrigeri, could you please have a look? elouann
06:46 PM Feature #12168: yubikey 4 not working with icedove
Thanks for taking the time to report this problem. Unfortunately we
can't help you for the moment because your descr...
elouann
06:38 PM Feature #12216 (Duplicate): Persistent settings for Tails Greeter
Hi Alex,
as intrigeri said, we are working on some of the feature you are asking for, see
- this ticket: https://...
elouann
12:43 PM Feature #12115: Migrate to Tor Browser based on FF52
I've [asked for schedule](https://lists.torproject.org/pipermail/tbb-dev/2017-February/000472.html) and got:
* Ap...
anonym

02/20/2017

08:30 PM Feature #12254 (Confirmed): Explicit the need of armored (instead of binary) key in WhisperBack
mercedes508
06:44 PM Bug #12131: Step 'I double-click the Report an Error launcher on the desktop' sometimes fails
Instead of @@fragile@-tagging I tried for a fix. Given how frequently these scenarios fail, I say we merge it if we g... anonym
02:54 PM Bug #12131 (In Progress): Step 'I double-click the Report an Error launcher on the desktop' somet...
Applied in changeset commit:e2cf2896dbae20f66689e1e3c67202a2db319308. anonym
03:04 PM Feature #11205: Try using KeePassX without system tray icons
ark, I'm not sure it is very interesting to continue talking about as this ticket is closed.
But to answer your qu...
volenta
03:02 PM Bug #11093: Deal with December 2016 false positive scenarios
intrigeri wrote:
> > * 2 #12009 => Fixed after these occurrences, so hopefully we can forget about it
>
> I don't...
anonym
02:52 PM Revision e2cf2896: Test suite: add retry magic for lost click.
Will-fix: #12131 anonym
02:51 PM Revision a7fb05c1: Test suite: Dogtailify step.
Soon I'll use it in the German locale, where the image won't match. anonym
01:27 PM Revision 5f9cd1a1: Calendar: specifics for Tails 2.11.
anonym
01:19 PM Revision 558c16e5: Calendar: s/bertagaz/anonym/ as Tails 2.11 RM.
anonym
12:54 PM Bug #11890: Checking credentials in Icedove autoconfig wizard sometimes fails in the test suite
In my quest to try to understand what causes this error I have tried to simulate a "network error" (broadly speaking)... anonym
12:38 PM Revision 63c0812a: Merge branch 'devel' into feature/stretch
anonym
12:37 PM Revision eeb619ed: Merge branch 'stable' into devel
anonym
12:35 PM Revision 3bc86896: Test suite: make force_new_tor_circuit() respect NEWNYM rate limiting.
anonym
10:21 AM Revision b8a12596
127.0.0.1
10:04 AM Bug #12256 (Resolved): puppet-nfs tries to start nfs-common.service which is masked on Stretch
jenkins.lizard and www.lizard are affected. intrigeri
09:47 AM Revision 31401056: Merge remote-tracking branch 'muri/review-de_persistent_passphrase'
intrigeri
09:45 AM Revision dbffe581: Revert spam.
This reverts commit d1a2c9dc91542f5d1b4eabd69efb879f6ba83788. intrigeri
02:43 AM Revision d1a2c9dc: charmingdate
127.0.0.1

02/19/2017

06:20 PM Revision 52b60ad7: Removed obsolete lines
spriver
06:03 PM Revision da4976ec: Translated changed workflow
spriver
05:53 PM Feature #12255: Use polkit with Tails Server
polkit best practices: https://www.freedesktop.org/software/polkit/docs/latest/polkit-apps.html segfault
05:13 PM Feature #12255 (Confirmed): Use polkit with Tails Server
Tails Server does a lot of things that require higher privileges. Currently, we use allow amnesia to run @tails-serve... segfault
05:41 PM Revision 3b23e5a2: one smal change
muri
05:36 PM Revision 1cbaf9fa: Merge remote-tracking branch 'spriver/de_persistent_passphrase' into review-de...
muri
04:42 PM Revision 0a78b0b4: Add sudoers policies for tails-server and tails-service
segfault
02:10 PM Feature #12254 (Confirmed): Explicit the need of armored (instead of binary) key in WhisperBack
It seems that .pgp keys are not working with WisperBack Optional PGP key.
I've heard it needs .asc.
this fact sho...
abcfr
12:29 PM Bug #12239: Some users have no circuit view in Tor Browser
emmapeel wrote:
> anonym wrote:
> > Sorry, I messed up a bit in the above shell commands. Let's try this instead (a...
anonym
12:20 PM Revision a5ee62c8: Incorporate intrigeri's feedback.
u
11:57 AM Revision 3189b7a7: Remove debug output
segfault
11:56 AM Revision 723ddc93: Merge branch 'master' of webmasters.boum.org:wiki
u
02:20 AM Bug #12218: AMD graphics regression since Tails 2.10
Yes, I have downloaded it roughly 1 hour before I commented here, so within the last 4 days.
Tails 4.10 "worked", ...
Wurd

02/18/2017

07:15 PM Bug #12141: UEFI boot on QEMU is broken since 2.10~rc1
> (Preemptive answer to intrigeri: since this automated test will fail for all
> remaining 2.x releases, whoever is r...
intrigeri
04:39 PM Bug #12141: UEFI boot on QEMU is broken since 2.10~rc1
(Preemptive answer to intrigeri: since this automated test will fail for all remaining 2.x releases, whoever is respo... anonym
04:36 PM Bug #12141 (Resolved): UEFI boot on QEMU is broken since 2.10~rc1
intrigeri wrote:
> * users running Tails in QEMU: I wonder why they would bother booting in UEFI mode, the default i...
anonym
06:58 PM Bug #11890: Checking credentials in Icedove autoconfig wizard sometimes fails in the test suite
When debugging Icedove these are some useful prefs to put in @.icedove/profile.default/preferences/0000tails.js@:
<p...
anonym
05:16 PM Revision ecb1d9e0: Run gobby-server (infinoted) as "infinoted" instead of root
segfault
05:16 PM Revision 426ad25e: Small fix
segfault
05:04 PM Bug #12239: Some users have no circuit view in Tor Browser
anonym wrote:
> Sorry, I messed up a bit in the above shell commands. Let's try this instead (as @root@):
> [...]
...
emmapeel
04:33 PM Bug #11583: UEFI boot tests fail on Jenkins
I just pushed a new branch called @test/11583-uefi-boot-is-fragile-stretch@ (note the @-stretch@ suffix) to see wheth... anonym
04:31 PM Revision 5481a055: Merge remote-tracking branch 'origin/feature/stretch' into test/11583-uefi-boo...
anonym
04:24 PM Bug #12079: New Greeter breaks startup of Terminal by setting invalid values for some LC_* variables
As per https://mailman.boum.org/pipermail/tails-ux/2017-February/003339.html -- but if you don't want to be the one w... intrigeri
04:24 PM Revision 6f6c4857: Add link to email discussion.
127.0.0.1
04:10 PM Revision 8348044e: Merge remote-tracking branch 'origin/devel' into feature/stretch
anonym
04:05 PM Bug #12171: Cannot bump expiry of the torproject APT snapshot archive
intrigeri wrote:
> Might it be that you've simply been confused by the output of a buggy expiry date checking script...
anonym
04:02 PM Revision dec93a98: Release process: fix url when looking up APT snapshot expiries.
* The use of ${RELEASE_BRANCH} worked by coincidence since it can be
either 'stable' or 'testing', and there happen...
anonym
03:54 PM Revision 1517b6eb
127.0.0.1
03:44 PM Revision b1cd12e2: Add screenshots
127.0.0.1
03:16 PM Revision 98e6a380: Add skeleton for a blueprint (refs: #12079).
intrigeri
02:33 PM Feature #12251: Clarify error message when the Unsafe Browser was launch without network connection
IMO this should instead have type of work = user interface design, and then next step is to sum up the problem and as... intrigeri
01:45 PM Feature #12251 (Confirmed): Clarify error message when the Unsafe Browser was launch without netw...
Do we want to have different messages in case there's no DNS and no connection to Internet? mercedes508
10:37 AM Feature #12251 (Confirmed): Clarify error message when the Unsafe Browser was launch without netw...
When the Unsafe Browser was launch without network connection, the error message say:
"No DNS server was obtained th...
xin
02:18 PM Bug #11533: Add support for bind-mounted files to the live-boot persistence backend
> I think it'd be nice to use the same persistence framework everywhere
Ok, I created #12253 for this.
> If you ...
segfault
02:15 PM Bug #12253 (Confirmed): Use persistence.conf in Tails Server
Currently Tails Server does not use the persistence.conf. Instead, it bind-mounts the files/directories directly, bot... segfault
11:53 AM Bug #12252 (Rejected): Enigmail fails to decrypt email after long inactivity
I launched icedove, accessed encrypted emails, then let the computer suspend to RAM for several hours. I came back an... alant
11:07 AM Feature #10038: List the dependencies of Weblate that are not in Debian
Yes, there are some new dependencies, because of changes on the
python-social-auth code, see:
https://github.com/om...
emmapeel
11:05 AM Feature #10037: Help Weblate maintainers to add the package to Debian
There are some new dependencies, because of changes on the
python-social-auth code, see:
https://github.com/omab/py...
emmapeel
10:54 AM Bug #12169: Tails ISO has $stable-proposed-updates enabled when Debian/Tails release timing don't...
intrigeri wrote:
> > Looks cool, but I don't really think it will be easier to parse since you need to keep state ac...
anonym
10:28 AM Revision 025acd27: Test suite: adapt step after changed semantics of VM.file_content().
anonym
10:20 AM Revision 7aae37cc: Merge remote-tracking branch 'origin/stable' into bugfix/12169-disable-propose...
anonym
09:37 AM Bug #9758 (Resolved): Upstream our puppet-nfs branch that improves support for Debian 7+
Upgraded to https://github.com/camptocamp/puppet-nfs/releases/tag/0.4.0 that fixes this problem. intrigeri
07:33 AM Feature #12160 (In Progress): Upgrade all systems to Stretch
Upgraded a few VMs, will do more today. intrigeri
06:42 AM Revision 57886e43: Merge remote-tracking branch 'xin/translate/errors'
intrigeri
06:41 AM Revision 24a0af90: Revert spam.
intrigeri

02/17/2017

08:51 PM Revision ef892b25: This reverts commit 70ea41c7a572d093f7ba1f944b67c8221151714b
127.0.0.1
08:46 PM Revision 4f33987e: [fr] update translation
xin
08:46 PM Revision 929567e3: [fr] fix some errors
xin
07:28 PM Revision ad6d3383: text
127.0.0.1
07:26 PM Revision ca58596c: This reverts commit a6f403d6ac701af7520ab3fb9dd16ffbf8c460b2
127.0.0.1
06:45 PM Bug #12250: Unsafe Browser and Tor Browser have the same icon in windows list

Wanna have a look?
intrigeri
06:43 PM Bug #12250 (Confirmed): Unsafe Browser and Tor Browser have the same icon in windows list
In the windows list at the bottom, the icon for Unsafe Browser is the Tor Browser icon. xin
06:38 PM Bug #12249: Greeter's Formats popover may be cut
This was happening on bare metal too. It should be fixed in @bugfix/12249-formats-popover-cut@, tested under libvirt/... alant
04:18 PM Bug #12249 (In Progress): Greeter's Formats popover may be cut
When starting Tails under libvirt/qemu whithout a persistent volume, the Formats popover is cut:
!greeter-cut.png!
alant
05:30 PM Bug #12169: Tails ISO has $stable-proposed-updates enabled when Debian/Tails release timing don't...
> Looks cool, but I don't really think it will be easier to parse since you need to keep state across read lines => p... intrigeri
05:22 PM Bug #12169: Tails ISO has $stable-proposed-updates enabled when Debian/Tails release timing don't...
intrigeri wrote:
> > intrigeri wrote:
> >> I find it a bit sad to rely on a not very accurate regexp (i.e. it match...
anonym
04:11 PM Bug #12169: Tails ISO has $stable-proposed-updates enabled when Debian/Tails release timing don't...

> intrigeri wrote:
>> I find it a bit sad to rely on a not very accurate regexp (i.e. it matches a superset of what...
intrigeri
01:26 PM Bug #12169: Tails ISO has $stable-proposed-updates enabled when Debian/Tails release timing don't...
intrigeri wrote:
> I find it a bit sad to rely on a not very accurate regexp (i.e. it matches a superset of what we ...
anonym
05:28 PM Feature #12193: Notify the user when their 32-bit computer won't work with Tails 3.0
intrigeri wrote:
> > * [...] This is a bit simplistic, since manually picking the 32-bit kernel on 64-bit hardware w...
anonym
05:13 PM Feature #12193: Notify the user when their 32-bit computer won't work with Tails 3.0
> * ... intrigeri
05:04 PM Feature #12193: Notify the user when their 32-bit computer won't work with Tails 3.0
* ... anonym
05:16 PM Revision 1e245e56: Make regular expression stricter.
anonym
05:05 PM Bug #10381 (Fix committed): The "I open the address" steps are fragile
intrigeri wrote:
> So if Jenkins is happy with that change
AFAICT it is...
> please merge into stable and deve...
anonym
05:03 PM Revision 8271120d: Merge branch 'stable' into devel
anonym
04:48 PM Revision 397f6bd7: Merge remote-tracking branch 'origin/test/10381-fix-I-open-the-address-test-is...
Fix-committed: #10381 anonym
04:44 PM Bug #12248: Document workaround to boot intermediary Tails on MBP9,2
to review from mercedes508 doc/12248 78db469 mercedes508
03:19 PM Bug #12248 (Resolved): Document workaround to boot intermediary Tails on MBP9,2
We should document the workaround from #12244 in the appropriate installation assistant section.
mercedes508
04:41 PM Revision 78db4698: moving the approriate part of text
mercedes508
04:28 PM Bug #12121 (Rejected): Switch to the DuckDuckGo .onion by default
intrigeri wrote:
> So I'm in favour of rejecting this ticket.
Doing it!
anonym
04:23 PM Bug #12121: Switch to the DuckDuckGo .onion by default

Hi!
> Well, both my suggestions diverge from the vanilla Tor Browser...
[...]
> ... because they ship both DuckDuck...
intrigeri
01:06 PM Bug #12121: Switch to the DuckDuckGo .onion by default
intrigeri wrote:
> > So, either we don't do anything, or we *switch* to the onion for DDG instead.
>
> ACK.
>
...
anonym
04:22 PM Revision f779fc8f: polishing
mercedes508
04:17 PM Revision f2328272: Tiny changes
mercedes508
03:51 PM Revision 4d8769a5: Adding instructions wrt. #12248
mercedes508
03:46 PM Bug #12241 (In Progress): New Greeter's additional options window sometimes opens in a weird place
intrigeri wrote:
> Starting 3.0~beta1 in libvirt/QEMU from a virtual USB stick, the main Greeter window is centered ...
alant
03:43 PM Feature #12247 (In Progress): Remove lists of if clauses
alant
02:27 PM Feature #12247 (Resolved): Remove lists of if clauses
The greeter code has several ugly lists of if clauses:... alant
02:50 PM Revision a6f403d6: Social contract: make headings consistent.
intrigeri
02:35 PM Bug #12228: Greeter's headerbar is sometimes not themed right
!greeter-wrong.png! alant
02:29 PM Bug #12228: Greeter's headerbar is sometimes not themed right
It seems to happen reliabily when there is persistence in the tails boot medium. alant
02:03 PM Bug #12239: Some users have no circuit view in Tor Browser
I didn't used bridges that time... but I have to configure an HTTPS proxy to connect to the Internet.
I can try w...
emmapeel
11:35 AM Bug #12239: Some users have no circuit view in Tor Browser
Sorry, I messed up a bit in the above shell commands. Let's try this instead (as @root@):... anonym
07:51 AM Bug #12239: Some users have no circuit view in Tor Browser
anonym wrote:
> How to debug:
>
> * Are you running from DVD, USB, SD card? Also:
From USB - not possible righ...
emmapeel
01:19 PM Revision ff6e95bd: Test suite: test that we don't ship any -proposed-updates APT sources.
Refs: #12169 anonym
12:13 PM Feature #11131: Endless automatic upgrades
intrigeri wrote:
> anonym, can you please sum up this idea on the blueprint?
I'll do that next time I work on thi...
anonym
12:09 PM Bug #11533: Add support for bind-mounted files to the live-boot persistence backend
segfault wrote:
> I completely forgot about this ticket :/
> I think we talked about this in the summer, but I'm n...
anonym
11:41 AM Bug #12205: Confusing error message when (successfully) cloning Git repos over HTTPS
It makes Git command completion very painful, which affects a number of contributors. intrigeri
11:27 AM Bug #12246 (Confirmed): Untranslatable parts of documentation due to inline errors
In french we can't have two pages completely translated (it should be the same for other languages).
When we had .fr...
xin
10:27 AM Bug #12189: Xorg "segmentation fault" with switchable GPU
intrigeri :
>>Does not happen with Tails 3.0beta1, according to some reporters.
>
>Do you mean, on hardware that...
goupille
10:17 AM Revision 09b20fe1: Merge remote-tracking branch 'spriver/review-de_network'
intrigeri
09:56 AM Bug #12245: Fonts are not displayed correctly on nvidia GTX 750TI
What would help (in addition to a complete bug report):
* a screenshot demonstrating the problem
* whether the pr...
intrigeri
09:54 AM Bug #11849: Tails can't get time from libreboot
> Same person, different login. I now get these errors on a T500 with libreboot:
> Invalid PCI ROM header signature
...
intrigeri
09:52 AM Revision 0ddd6346: updated PO files
amnesia
09:51 AM Revision b10bfaf6: Press page: add hidden, toggleable section for 2016.
intrigeri
09:47 AM Bug #12218: AMD graphics regression since Tails 2.10

intrigeri
09:46 AM Bug #12218: AMD graphics regression since Tails 2.10
> Is this the correct ISO to test? https://nightly.tails.boum.org/build_Tails_ISO_bugfix-12218-upgrade-amd-graphics-f... intrigeri
12:10 AM Bug #12218: AMD graphics regression since Tails 2.10
Thanks!
Is this the correct ISO to test? https://nightly.tails.boum.org/build_Tails_ISO_bugfix-12218-upgrade-amd-g...
Wurd
09:20 AM Bug #11662 (Resolved): XkbComp complains (warning) and spams the logs
I cannot reproduce this on 3.0~beta1. Feel free to reopen if you can, along with instructions to reproduce it :) intrigeri
09:13 AM Bug #11661: gnome-settings-daemon warns (a lot) about missing PackageKit
This dconf settings snippet might be enough to get rid of these warnings:... intrigeri
09:05 AM Revision 2608ba09: Merge remote-tracking branch 'xin/translate/misc'
intrigeri

02/16/2017

10:20 PM Bug #11849: Tails can't get time from libreboot
Same person, different login. I now get these errors on a T500 with libreboot:
Invalid PCI ROM header signature
*...
iceburgeee
05:59 PM Bug #12245 (Resolved): Fonts are not displayed correctly on nvidia GTX 750TI
with tails 2.10, on a computer with a nvidia GTX 750TI, fonts are missing, or wrong. the user was asked for a whisper... goupille
05:26 PM Revision cab7c452: Unfuzzy more strings.
intrigeri
05:19 PM Feature #12186: Add keyboard shortcuts to the (revamped) Greeter
anonym wrote:
> This introduces a regression: when I open the Administration Password window the first time and type...
alant
04:49 PM Feature #12186: Add keyboard shortcuts to the (revamped) Greeter

intrigeri
01:28 PM Feature #12186: Add keyboard shortcuts to the (revamped) Greeter
This introduces a regression: when I open the Administration Password window the first time and type the password, pr... anonym
12:53 PM Feature #12186: Add keyboard shortcuts to the (revamped) Greeter
alant wrote:
> The proposed keyboard shortcuts are implemented in @feature/12186-keyboard-shortcuts@.
Woo! I trie...
anonym
10:33 AM Feature #12186: Add keyboard shortcuts to the (revamped) Greeter
The proposed keyboard shortcuts are implemented in @feature/12186-keyboard-shortcuts@. The mnemonics are discoverable... alant
04:42 PM Revision f1f2b27a: [fr] update translation
xin
04:13 PM Bug #12244: Booting intermediary Tails on MBP9,2 might requires editing boot menu commanddline
A test with Tails 2.10 installed the same way booted fine on another MBP 9,2 (i5 version while original post was with... mercedes508
01:40 PM Bug #12244: Booting intermediary Tails on MBP9,2 might requires editing boot menu commanddline
I tested the following, always using intermediary Tails USB installed using dd on Linux:
* 1.8.1
- on MBP ...
mercedes508
11:32 AM Bug #12244 (Rejected): Booting intermediary Tails on MBP9,2 might requires editing boot menu comm...
When trying to boot from intermediary Tails 2.10 installed using dd ocmmandline (from Linux though), the resulting Ta... mercedes508
04:02 PM Revision d7a4f565: [fr] Unfuzzy strings.
intrigeri
03:09 PM Feature #12059: Improve Dogtail's performance
intrigeri wrote:
> > If you look at the videos, you can see that Icedove fails to start. Filed as #12183 (although I...
anonym
03:09 PM Revision 231834d8: Test suite: improve variable names.
anonym
03:03 PM Revision 15ed65bf: Test suite: add retry magic for glitchy Enigmail button.
anonym
02:43 PM Revision da223a1e: Revert "Test suite: let's see if the 'press' action is more reliable than .cli...
This reverts commit cf44cb39229e4b637acb2e82e97db821babca94f.
This didn't improve reliability.
anonym
02:19 PM Bug #12183 (Rejected): Icedove sometimes fails to start
It seems this is invalid: the test suite aborted before Icedove had the time to start. :) anonym
11:32 AM Bug #12146: Intermediary Tails is not seen as a bootable device on MacBook Pro
created #12244 mercedes508
11:30 AM Bug #12243: icedove/gnupg trigger infinite loop related to apparmor
Actually, Alan had icedove listed in his additional software packages, and as a result Icedove was upgraded to 1:45.6... intrigeri
09:58 AM Bug #12243: icedove/gnupg trigger infinite loop related to apparmor
Looks like the AppArmor profile lacks a line about that file. u, do you want to take care of it, e.g. during the next... intrigeri
09:44 AM Bug #12243 (Rejected): icedove/gnupg trigger infinite loop related to apparmor
I had @icedove@ using 100% CPU, closed it, then @gpg2@ is using 100% CPU too. Logs are flooded by apparmpor messages:... alant
10:36 AM Bug #12063 (In Progress): Keyboard-only usability regression for intrigeri's development use case
alant
10:30 AM Revision 14894ea7: Update and unfuzzy PO files.
intrigeri
10:28 AM Revision 66622783: Update recommended memory size for VirtualBox and virt-manager to match our cu...
intrigeri
09:48 AM Bug #12233 (Resolved): Window list theme is not consistent with the desktop
Applied in changeset commit:b7492c533aafe442c57f68f4aace950d12183fd4. intrigeri
09:28 AM Bug #12234: Tails/Stretch fails to start on some old libvirt VMs

> Please find attached the VM journal.
The most relevant line I've found is @[KMS] drm report modesetting isn't su...
intrigeri
09:02 AM Bug #12234: Tails/Stretch fails to start on some old libvirt VMs
intrigeri wrote:
> alant wrote:
> > I tried to upgrade my libvirt Tails virtual machines to 3.0~beta2, and X is fai...
alant
08:49 AM Bug #12228 (Confirmed): Greeter's headerbar is sometimes not themed right
I've seen it too. intrigeri
08:48 AM Revision b7492c53: Improve GNOME Shell Window List styling (Closes: #12233).
intrigeri
08:22 AM Bug #12174 (In Progress): Update doc wrt. burning a DVD using OSX
intrigeri
08:22 AM Feature #11916 (In Progress): Update doc for 3.0
intrigeri
08:12 AM Feature #12242 (Resolved): Adjust to Icedove → Thunderbird
https://lists.debian.org/debian-devel-announce/2017/02/msg00004.html has the details. We probably need to at least:
...
intrigeri

02/15/2017

10:08 PM Feature #12237: Reduce apt update time during first start of Tails Server
> See the commit 440b9cc73a Completely disable APT translations. from the feature/12238-ship-apt-lists Git branch (of... segfault
01:00 PM Feature #12237: Reduce apt update time during first start of Tails Server
Thanks for this data!
> Taking my previous comment (#12237#note-11) into account (one less APT source in 3.0~beta1) ...
intrigeri
11:21 AM Feature #12237: Reduce apt update time during first start of Tails Server
After completely disabling APT translations I benchmarked *only* the @apt update@ time (running it 20 times) like thi... anonym
10:47 AM Feature #12237: Reduce apt update time during first start of Tails Server
We also have to take into account that @feature/stretch@ has one Debian version less among the APT sources, namely st... anonym
10:02 AM Feature #12237: Reduce apt update time during first start of Tails Server
BTW, I have observed a ~50% slowdown since we switched to the APT onion services. anonym
09:06 AM Feature #12237: Reduce apt update time during first start of Tails Server
segfault wrote:
> Ideas:
* See the commit @440b9cc73a Completely disable APT translations.@ from the @feature/122...
anonym
07:56 PM Feature #12238: Ship full APT lists in the live file system
> It is definitely not orthogonal, even if […]
Indeed, thanks!
>> what matters is the value of the @Valid-Until@ fi...
intrigeri
01:26 PM Feature #12238: Ship full APT lists in the live file system
intrigeri wrote:
> It seems to me that whether packages change frequently or not is orthogonal to the APT list expir...
anonym
12:55 PM Feature #12238: Ship full APT lists in the live file system
>> > This would improve the UX when using APT since it will not be necessary to run @apt update@ most of the time,
>>...
intrigeri
11:21 AM Feature #12238: Ship full APT lists in the live file system
intrigeri wrote:
> > This would improve the UX when using APT since it will not be necessary to run @apt update@ mos...
anonym
11:14 AM Feature #12238: Ship full APT lists in the live file system
anonym wrote:
> The feature branch does this, and the image size is increased by 32 MiB.
This was with gzip comp...
anonym
06:43 PM Revision 283fc817: updated PO files
amnesia
06:41 PM Revision cac7790a: Merge remote-tracking branch 'xin/links'
intrigeri
06:40 PM Revision 1f28ff21: Merge remote-tracking branch 'origin/master'
intrigeri
06:38 PM Bug #12241: New Greeter's additional options window sometimes opens in a weird place
(Not a blocker for 3.0.) intrigeri
06:38 PM Bug #12241 (In Progress): New Greeter's additional options window sometimes opens in a weird place
Starting 3.0~beta1 in libvirt/QEMU from a virtual USB stick, the main Greeter window is centered properly, but someti... intrigeri
05:06 PM Revision 2dc5b83f: Add missing punctuation
xin
05:05 PM Revision 71f885d1: Remove dead link
xin
05:04 PM Revision a091b717: Update links
xin
04:13 PM Bug #12233 (In Progress): Window list theme is not consistent with the desktop
alant
04:13 PM Bug #12233 (Confirmed): Window list theme is not consistent with the desktop
mercedes508
04:12 PM Bug #12233: Window list theme is not consistent with the desktop
The patch at https://bug778629.bugzilla-attachments.gnome.org/attachment.cgi?id=345759 is ready to apply on Tails:
...
alant
04:11 PM Feature #12231 (Confirmed): Write Tails Server Documentation
mercedes508
01:13 PM Feature #12186 (In Progress): Add keyboard shortcuts to the (revamped) Greeter
alant
12:44 PM Bug #12086 (Resolved): Monitor the size of WhisperBack SMTP relay's queue
I had to fix some weirdly designed parts of our monitoring system to get this fully working, but it's now done. intrigeri
12:08 PM Feature #12240 (Confirmed): Use Glade 3.20 HeaderBar and Popover support
Glade 3.20, included in Debian Stretch and Tails 3.0 supports HeaderBar and Popover in UI definition. We should consi... alant
10:17 AM Bug #12228: Greeter's headerbar is sometimes not themed right
I can't reproduce the bug today... let's see if we can reproduce it of not. alant
10:01 AM Bug #12146: Intermediary Tails is not seen as a bootable device on MacBook Pro
> [...] starts booting but apparently get stuck forever with a bliking cursor.
Can you please report a separate bug ...
intrigeri
10:00 AM Bug #12234 (In Progress): Tails/Stretch fails to start on some old libvirt VMs
alant wrote:
> I tried to upgrade my libvirt Tails virtual machines to 3.0~beta2, and X is failing to start.
I as...
intrigeri
09:45 AM Bug #12234 (Confirmed): Tails/Stretch fails to start on some old libvirt VMs
intrigeri
09:44 AM Feature #11205: Try using KeePassX without system tray icons
intrigeri wrote:
> I've just been demo'ed by anonym that for efficient KeePassX usage, nothing beats a global keyboa...
intrigeri
09:42 AM Bug #12062: Replace KeePassX status icon with a GNOME Shell extension
(Moving the part about the keyboard shortcut to #11205.) intrigeri
08:42 AM Bug #12239: Some users have no circuit view in Tor Browser
Can you please help me debug this, since you are affected? anonym
08:42 AM Bug #12239: Some users have no circuit view in Tor Browser
How to debug:
* Are you running from DVD, USB, SD card? Also:
** Please try another Tails medium on the same comp...
anonym
08:30 AM Bug #12239 (Resolved): Some users have no circuit view in Tor Browser
Supposedly this is even without persistence enabled (and in particular without custom persistence enabled for @~/.tor... anonym

02/14/2017

11:39 PM Feature #12236: Add more services to Tails Server
I just added lighttpd to the supported services, serving the default placeholder page. segfault
04:00 PM Feature #12236 (Confirmed): Add more services to Tails Server
We would especially like to have some sort of web service (maybe a wiki), because the Tor Browser can be used as a cl... segfault
11:36 PM Revision a1d411bb: Minor changes
segfault
11:36 PM Revision 0b66d219: Add document root to persistent paths in lighttpd
segfault
11:36 PM Revision 47927009: Add Tor Browser Launcher
segfault
10:49 PM Revision 6ae5c743: Add lighttpd
segfault
10:49 PM Revision e2c64471: Minor improvements in service_template.py
segfault
08:57 PM Bug #12233: Window list theme is not consistent with the desktop
I published patches on the GNOME bugtracker to update the theme: https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=778629. I... alant
03:48 PM Bug #12233 (Resolved): Window list theme is not consistent with the desktop
Since we switched to standard black shell theme insted of GNOME Classic grey, the theme of the windows list in the bo... alant
08:19 PM Revision 8762e5ce: Refactor
segfault
07:27 PM Revision 803c7845: Refactor, add a check for a corner case, add debug output
segfault
07:23 PM Feature #11539 (Rejected): Don't ship the testing and unstable APT sources
intrigeri
06:47 PM Feature #11539: Don't ship the testing and unstable APT sources
muri wrote:
> There could be corner cases where this could break stuff. intrigeri: "say we
> pull pkg P1 from sid, ...
anonym
06:49 PM Feature #11551: Install the mumble VoIP client
> This is not about the server software but the client software.
/me hides. Sorry for the noise!
intrigeri
06:08 PM Feature #11551: Install the mumble VoIP client
> Do we really need to ship in the ISO all kinds of server software Tails Server might use?
This is not about the se...
segfault
06:02 PM Feature #11551: Install the mumble VoIP client
> I added mumble to @chroot_local-packageslists/tails-common.list@ in feature/5688-tails-server, so this will be reso... intrigeri
04:31 PM Feature #11551: Install the mumble VoIP client
I added mumble to @chroot_local-packageslists/tails-common.list@ in feature/5688-tails-server, so this will be resolv... segfault
04:27 PM Feature #11551: Install the mumble VoIP client
> There has been some discussion about this on #11241 that should be summarized here. Since then a patch has been ups... segfault
06:49 PM Feature #12238: Ship full APT lists in the live file system
> This would improve the UX when using APT since it will not be necessary to run @apt update@ most of the time,
I'm ...
intrigeri
06:45 PM Feature #12238: Ship full APT lists in the live file system
The feature branch does this, and the image size is increased by 32 MiB.
Note 1: this branch has a separate commi...
anonym
06:32 PM Feature #12238 (Confirmed): Ship full APT lists in the live file system
This would improve the UX when using APT since it will not be necessary to run @apt update@ most of the time, and whe... anonym
06:45 PM Bug #12086: Monitor the size of WhisperBack SMTP relay's queue
intrigeri wrote:
> I'll wait and see how it works before enabling the WhisperBack one too.
Done too. Let's see ho...
intrigeri
06:12 PM Bug #12086: Monitor the size of WhisperBack SMTP relay's queue
Deployed monitoring of all Postfix mail queues... except the WhisperBack one. I'll wait and see how it works before e... intrigeri
06:36 PM Revision 3ee86492: WIP: ship APT lists on the image using some ugly hacks.
Also note that this commits prevents Tails from being
reproducible.
Refs: #12238
anonym
06:34 PM Revision 440b9cc7: Completely disable APT translations.
The `en` ones are still huge, which makes an `apt update` use >50%
more bandwidth than needed. (And if we decide to s...
anonym
06:10 PM Feature #12237: Reduce apt update time during first start of Tails Server
> It should be much faster on Stretch, thanks to optimizations in APT.
That would be great :)
> I say let's benchma...
segfault
06:03 PM Feature #12237: Reduce apt update time during first start of Tails Server
It should be much faster on Stretch, thanks to optimizations in APT.
I say let's benchmark before we try & solve this :)
intrigeri
04:13 PM Feature #12237: Reduce apt update time during first start of Tails Server
Ideas:
* Don't ship the testing and unstable APT sources (#11539)
* Would reduce update time down to 30s
...
segfault
04:03 PM Feature #12237 (Resolved): Reduce apt update time during first start of Tails Server
Currently this takes between 2 and 10 minutes, depending on the Tor circuit. segfault
05:49 PM Feature #5688: Tails Server: Self-hosted services behind Tails-powered onion services
We plan to release Tails Server with the first point release after the release of the next-generation onion services ... segfault
05:43 PM Feature #11314 (Resolved): Implement a Tails Server prototype
The most recent version should be available "here":https://nightly.tails.boum.org/build_Tails_ISO_feature-5688-tails-... segfault
05:36 PM Bug #11533: Add support for bind-mounted files to the live-boot persistence backend
I completely forgot about this ticket :/
I think we talked about this in the summer, but I'm not completely sure.
...
segfault
05:29 PM Feature #10972: Port Tails to ARM platforms
I saw some chatter about Libreboot, so I wanted to post an update on the Libreboot on ARM work that is being done. Pa... Kurtis
04:58 PM Bug #12146: Intermediary Tails is not seen as a bootable device on MacBook Pro
On the same computer, Tails 2.10 installed using dd (from Linux) is recognized as a bootable device, starts booting b... mercedes508
04:56 PM Feature #12162: Give the internal XMPP service admins the credentials they need
Implemented this plan, let me know if you need more access. intrigeri
04:23 PM Revision 55022ea1: Formatting
127.0.0.1
04:21 PM Revision e20095e5: Mention Tails Server
127.0.0.1
04:16 PM Feature #11733 (Resolved): Implement client authentication in Tails Server
This was implemented and then removed again in #12235. segfault
04:11 PM Feature #12222 (Resolved): Set up mysqldump backups for all MySQL servers
intrigeri
03:35 PM Feature #12222 (In Progress): Set up mysqldump backups for all MySQL servers
Enabled backups, will now make the cronjob quieter. intrigeri
03:55 PM Feature #12235 (Resolved): Remove client authentication support from Tails Server
Done in commit c85fabb9 segfault
03:54 PM Feature #12235 (Resolved): Remove client authentication support from Tails Server
We will use the next-generation onion services in Tails Server, which will not require client authentication anymore ... segfault
03:50 PM Bug #12234 (In Progress): Tails/Stretch fails to start on some old libvirt VMs
I tried to upgrade my libvirt Tails virtual machines to 3.0~beta2, and X is failing to start. However, creating a new... alant
03:48 PM Bug #12232 (Resolved): Base feature/5688-tails-server on feature/stretch
segfault
03:44 PM Feature #12231 (Confirmed): Write Tails Server Documentation
segfault
03:43 PM Feature #12230 (In Progress): Release Tails Server Beta
We want to release a Beta of Tails Server to get some more user test results. segfault
03:35 PM Bug #12062: Replace KeePassX status icon with a GNOME Shell extension
In #11205, intrigeri wrote :
??I've just been demo'ed by anonym that for efficient KeePassX usage, nothing beats a ...
volenta
03:22 PM Revision 32d37315: Prevent overwriting manual changes to connection info in the client app
segfault
03:18 PM Feature #7176 (Confirmed): Research how to tell existing users they can donate
mercedes508
03:11 PM Feature #7176: Research how to tell existing users they can donate
> I'm closing it as it's now pretty clear on the website?
Yes and no. IMO the way it's been done during the 2016 don...
intrigeri
03:02 PM Feature #7176 (Resolved): Research how to tell existing users they can donate
I'm closing it as it's now pretty clear on the website?
Cheers.
mercedes508
02:54 PM Feature #12221 (Resolved): Install packages needed to build our website in tails::weblate
Done. intrigeri
02:37 PM Revision c85fabb9: Remove client authentication support from Tails Server and the client app
segfault
02:36 PM Revision 7e969ac8: Set client app window title to "Connect to Tails Server" + minor code cleanup
segfault
02:29 PM Bug #12227 (Duplicate): Failed to get capabilities of file `/usr/bin/git' (Operation not supported)

We already have 2 other tickets about that.
intrigeri
02:00 PM Bug #12227 (Duplicate): Failed to get capabilities of file `/usr/bin/git' (Operation not supported)
When I issue any git command, I get an error:... alant
02:27 PM Bug #12117 (Resolved): Find someone to gather security policy compliance for 2017
it's me! mercedes508
02:02 PM Bug #12228 (Confirmed): Greeter's headerbar is sometimes not themed right
The greeter headerbar in tails 3.0~beta1 has square angles, while they should be round as in this image:
!https://...
alant
01:53 PM Revision 8dc24005: Improve formatting.
intrigeri
01:52 PM Revision 21f62a63: Blueprints++
intrigeri
01:40 PM Feature #12225: Documentation for the translators of Tails to Spanish

This branch seems to rely on the fact that we have a working web platform for translations, so marked as blocked.
Pl...
intrigeri
01:39 PM Feature #12223 (Confirmed): Puppetize machine translation service on translate.lizard
intrigeri
01:37 PM Feature #12223: Puppetize machine translation service on translate.lizard

> So, first you feed the database (I have been breeding a little one myself) with
> different files:
> ...
intrigeri
01:33 PM Feature #11760: Document the entire weblate installation & setup process

> shall I do this on the Translation platform blueprint?
I say do that to start with. We can move stuff around late...
intrigeri
11:02 AM Feature #12224 (Rejected): Fix search engines in TB
Hi,
I'm rejecting it as it's Tor Browser default, so you should better address your concerns to Tor Browser direct...
mercedes508
09:19 AM Revision e3e1414f: Tails Server: add CryptPad.
intrigeri

02/13/2017

10:46 PM Revision 92b9cbd8: Parse clipboard (+ some more improvements) in the Tails Server client app
segfault
08:12 PM Feature #12226 (In Progress): Initial review of Tails Server implementation
anonym
08:07 PM Revision 70ea41c7: added translate.tails.boum.org
127.0.0.1
07:29 PM Revision 5fb660c8
127.0.0.1
05:59 PM Feature #5996: Additional software configuration GUI
We are seriously thinking of implementing this.
sajolida
05:37 PM Revision abdc21bc: Merge remote-tracking branch 'origin/master' into web/11709-close-tails-support
sajolida
05:07 PM Revision 234141f5: Merge remote-tracking branch 'origin/master'
sajolida
05:00 PM Feature #12225 (Resolved): Documentation for the translators of Tails to Spanish
We need a pointer on the webpage for the Spanish translators, I have created a branch.
We can add more things late...
emmapeel
05:00 PM Feature #11760: Document the entire weblate installation & setup process
shall I do this on the Translation platform blueprint?
I think it has valid information still about the requiremen...
emmapeel
04:24 PM Revision 4f48baf1: add spanish team translators page
emma peel
11:09 AM Feature #12224 (Rejected): Fix search engines in TB
1. Google and Disconnect are space waste in the list because Google blocks all tor traffic and disconnect is defunct
...
Anonymous
10:17 AM Revision 87dec938: add ticket for current weblate install
127.0.0.1
08:40 AM Feature #12223 (Confirmed): Puppetize machine translation service on translate.lizard
Weblate uses the translate toolkit to provide real time suggestions for translations from a sqlite database that can ... emmapeel
08:17 AM Feature #12162: Give the internal XMPP service admins the credentials they need

> Please review+merge+deploy: drwhax/puppet-tails branch: prosody_update
Three comments:
* This branch makes the p...
intrigeri
07:06 AM Bug #12189: Xorg "segmentation fault" with switchable GPU
Tested on Lenovo Flex3-1580, Intel Sky Lake graphics, GM108M [GeForce 940M].
Previous Tails 2.09 booted properly.
...
akemwave

02/12/2017

10:14 PM Feature #12162: Give the internal XMPP service admins the credentials they need
Please review+merge+deploy: drwhax/puppet-tails branch: prosody_update
PS: I'm saving paperwork, if I should not d...
Dr_Whax
05:21 PM Feature #12222 (Resolved): Set up mysqldump backups for all MySQL servers
Done on translate.lizard already but we have a few more. In the process, make backupninja silent on success.
Ratio...
intrigeri
05:09 PM Revision dab2906e: Adapted translation to new version
spriver
05:01 PM Feature #10972: Port Tails to ARM platforms
Thank you so much for your feedback, helps to stay on ground ... ;)
Very good point: linux-image-armmp, I missed t...
N9iu7pk
04:53 PM Feature #10038: List the dependencies of Weblate that are not in Debian
emmapeel found a few new deps (weblate 2.11) that are not in Debian, and filed RFPs that are marked as blocking the w... intrigeri
04:47 PM Feature #11759: Install & configure a fresh weblate on the VM
For the Apache @ServerAdmin@ setting: we need a single email address that points to the admins. Get a mailing list or... intrigeri
04:46 PM Feature #12221 (Resolved): Install packages needed to build our website in tails::weblate
We already have that list in the ISO builder Puppet class, I'm gonna refactor, extract it so we can use the same list... intrigeri
04:23 PM Revision 4930d4da: Add HTML anchor.
intrigeri
04:22 PM Revision 73044d26: Merge remote-tracking branch 'origin/master'
intrigeri
04:22 PM Revision 2da786c5: Document the Weblate service.
It's not operational yet, but at least let's document where the Puppet code
lives, and who the admins are.
intrigeri
04:17 PM Bug #12086 (In Progress): Monitor the size of WhisperBack SMTP relay's queue
intrigeri
04:16 PM Bug #12086: Monitor the size of WhisperBack SMTP relay's queue
@/usr/lib/nagios/plugins/check_mailq@ doesn't support postmulti, and the Postfix we want to monitor is not the defaul... intrigeri
03:40 PM Bug #12097 (In Progress): Don't run Puppet via cron on isotesters
Done (differently though) MR "submitted upstream":https://gitlab.com/shared-puppet-modules-group/puppet/merge_request... intrigeri
01:51 PM Revision 4145bbeb: Removed deprecated lines
spriver
01:22 PM Revision dd55216f: Adapted translation
spriver
01:22 PM Revision d251a2fc: review of translation and some minor changes
muri
12:45 PM Bug #11242: Make puppet-concat generated Icinga2 config content sorted deterministically
Please check in a few days if #11823 fixed that problem. intrigeri
12:32 PM Bug #11823 (Resolved): Upgrade puppet-concat to 2.2.0+
Updated all the modules that needed to be, pinged on the remaining MRs, upgraded puppet-concat and done. intrigeri
10:18 AM Revision fc255a90: updated PO files
amnesia
10:17 AM Revision 916fd105: Add media appearance.
intrigeri
10:12 AM Revision 0914fdc2: Press page: move 2016 to "older", add 2017.
intrigeri
09:28 AM Revision 650c1b61: typo in doc/anonymous_internet/electrum
emma peel

02/11/2017

10:30 PM Feature #11760: Document the entire weblate installation & setup process
All the onfig files are at... emmapeel
05:46 PM Feature #12220 (Confirmed): Set up monitoring for weblate
intrigeri
05:04 PM Feature #11759 (In Progress): Install & configure a fresh weblate on the VM
I did all I could on the reverse proxy side. https://translate.tails.boum.org/ is a thing. reverse proxy set up, with... intrigeri
03:12 PM Feature #12162: Give the internal XMPP service admins the credentials they need
DrWhax says he'll provide the sudo config. intrigeri
02:27 PM Feature #12162: Give the internal XMPP service admins the credentials they need
Dr_Whax wrote:
> From what I understand from them, you might already have ssh pubkeys from all of them. If there is ...
intrigeri
02:26 PM Feature #12162: Give the internal XMPP service admins the credentials they need
Dr_Whax wrote:
> Could you add the following directory to be backupped as well?
Done. I now have:...
intrigeri
01:36 PM Feature #12162 (In Progress): Give the internal XMPP service admins the credentials they need
intrigeri
09:26 AM Revision f5704bb3: Revert spam.
This reverts commit dad8b7047eef0c7c4a860b4ccf160eec1d9b13cd. intrigeri
09:26 AM Revision 59594def: Revert spam.
This reverts commit 98c1a62e13766bcedb5ede80bf2deed7451ce22f. intrigeri
09:25 AM Revision 72e9f4b8: Revert spam.
This reverts commit 3d2233f656466767a9e7753e50daa8a9d0e6df72. intrigeri
09:00 AM Bug #12218: AMD graphics regression since Tails 2.10
anonym: please review'n'merge.
Help desk: please point people who experience this problem to the corresponding nig...
intrigeri

02/10/2017

11:08 PM Bug #11541: OMEMO support in Tails
Lurch is an alpha release plugin for libpurple that enables OMEMO encryption: https://github.com/gkdr/lurch Kurtis
07:30 PM Revision 67ea0499: Add freeze exceptions for src:firmware-nonfree (refs: #12218).
intrigeri
07:23 PM Revision dad8b704: text
127.0.0.1
07:21 PM Revision 3d2233f6: This reverts commit 1ac2b509dc4253f93ed13c9c911bff56b41f6001
127.0.0.1
07:20 PM Revision 98c1a62e: text
This reverts commit 4eb5edb0a56b303b9b5b95418c9184297086745b 127.0.0.1
07:16 PM Bug #12079: New Greeter breaks startup of Terminal by setting invalid values for some LC_* variables
> Basically, you are a french speaking person travelling in the US. You want your UI in french, but you'd like to hav... intrigeri
03:04 PM Bug #12079: New Greeter breaks startup of Terminal by setting invalid values for some LC_* variables
> After thinking about it more, I must say I am deeply confused, and don't know what the Formats field is for exactly... alant
05:30 PM Feature #12003: Set a warning message in RCs and alpha releases from Tails 3.0 on
anonym, sajolida: what do you think about my last proposal on this ticket? (ETA: I would like to implement this durin... intrigeri
04:47 PM Revision 461e995e: Lower APT pinning for jessie-backports' src:firmware-nonfree to match the one ...
This way, we fetch the package from our own repo if, and only if,
it's newer than the one in jessie-backports.
intrigeri
04:44 PM Bug #11628: Error message on not-enough-free-space in Tails Upgrader is confusing
intrigeri wrote:
> Just telling the numbers for both partition, using text, may already solve a great part of this p...
intrigeri
04:43 PM Feature #11627: Consider updating the default system partition's size
Data points, with updated figures (a 1100 MiB ISO and 400 MiB IUKs) and taking into account that the last upgrade las... intrigeri
03:57 PM Revision f1f3f37b: Merge branch 'devel' into feature/stretch
intrigeri
03:57 PM Revision aa3778c4: Merge branch 'stable' into devel
intrigeri
03:57 PM Revision c53a0b93: Merge remote-tracking branch 'origin/master' into stable
intrigeri
03:56 PM Bug #12053 (Resolved): Website build takes 10-20 minutes longer since upgrade to 3.20160905~bpo8+1
intrigeri
02:01 PM Bug #12053: Website build takes 10-20 minutes longer since upgrade to 3.20160905~bpo8+1
> I reviewed the changes, I'm fine with them. But when I'm issuing a @--rebuild@ of the
> wiki, I'll have 168 .po fil...
intrigeri
02:31 PM Bug #12218 (In Progress): AMD graphics regression since Tails 2.10
... and actually, I'll upgrade all packages built from src:firmware-nonfree: it's been in Stretch since 1.5 months, f... intrigeri
02:25 PM Revision 1540209e: Enable the bugfix-12218-upgrade-amd-graphics-firmware APT overlay. (refs: #122...
intrigeri
02:15 PM Bug #12209: amnesia user should not be in the audio group
Totem and Tor Browser can play sound. intrigeri
02:04 PM Revision 286c5e68: Update one more PO file.
intrigeri
01:56 PM Revision 845bf059: Merge branch 'web/12053-faster-build' (Closes: #12053)
intrigeri
01:56 PM Revision 5440e3ff: Merge remote-tracking branch 'origin/master' into web/12053-faster-build
intrigeri
01:55 PM Revision 132ca63d: Update PO files, and unfuzzy dozens of them.
intrigeri
01:41 PM Bug #6285: Make sure Trash patches proposed upstream get reviewed and merged
There have been activity on the ticket recently. I made a new comment to ask for their preffered solution. We have so... alant
01:26 PM Bug #9710 (Resolved): nautilus-wipe cannot handle dynamic Desktop links

> This is fixed in nautilus-wipe 0.3, which is in debian stretch:
Closing, then.
intrigeri
01:25 PM Bug #9710 (In Progress): nautilus-wipe cannot handle dynamic Desktop links
This is fixed in nautilus-wipe 0.3, which is in debian stretch:
> Fix resolving path to virtual (desktop shortcut...
alant
12:58 PM Bug #12219 (Resolved): Regressions on Stretch with modesetting driver for Intel graphics
On 3.0~beta1 we switched Intel graphics from the @intel@ X.Org driver to the @modesetting@ one, following Debian's le... intrigeri
12:44 PM Feature #10956: Document how to migrate existing KeePassX database
>> Now, @/etc/skel/.config/keepassx/config.ini@ still points to @/home/amnesia/Persistent/keepassx.kdb@ so I wonder i... intrigeri
12:26 PM Feature #10956: Document how to migrate existing KeePassX database
sajolida wrote:
> Now, @/etc/skel/.config/keepassx/config.ini@ still points to @/home/amnesia/Persistent/keepassx.kd...
emmapeel
12:07 PM Revision 4eb5edb0
127.0.0.1
11:43 AM Bug #10940 (Confirmed): KeePassX misses characters
I am afraid I had this problem in Tails 3.0beta1.
Reopening thus.
emmapeel
03:19 AM Revision c38ef5f7
127.0.0.1

02/09/2017

05:43 PM Revision b5208f41: Merge remote-tracking branch 'origin/master' into web/12053-faster-build
intrigeri
04:23 PM Bug #12209: amnesia user should not be in the audio group
Jenkins seems happy about this branch (only unrelated issues) but I'm not sure if it actually exercises anything soun... intrigeri
04:21 PM Bug #12215 (Rejected): udev rule makes toram dangerous
intrigeri
04:21 PM Bug #12215 (New): udev rule makes toram dangerous
intrigeri wrote:
> I wonder if/how this is specific to "toram".
>
> Now, I'm not sure we still need this udev rul...
intrigeri
01:53 PM Bug #12189: Xorg "segmentation fault" with switchable GPU
> Does not happen with Tails 3.0beta1, according to some reporters.
Do you mean, on hardware that exposes this probl...
intrigeri
02:35 AM Bug #12189: Xorg "segmentation fault" with switchable GPU
I believe I have a similar problem, though it works differently.
After the greeter appears, I enter my persistent ...
ColonelThirtyTwo
01:50 PM Bug #11850: Only software rendering (no hardware acceleration) on some AMD GPUs since 2.4
Also, note that if _one_ single affected user had tested 2.10~rc1, we would have had a chance to avoid releasing with... intrigeri
01:48 PM Bug #11850: Only software rendering (no hardware acceleration) on some AMD GPUs since 2.4
I'll work on it on #12218, because repurposing this ticket is confusing. Expect test ISO images later this week. intrigeri
01:47 PM Bug #12218 (Resolved): AMD graphics regression since Tails 2.10
This was reported against Tails 2.10 on #11850. According to https://bugs.debian.org/838858 and its duplicates, this ... intrigeri
01:12 PM Bug #12217: GNOME freezes with Intel GM965/GL960 Integrated Graphics
(Regression on hardware that was previously supported.) intrigeri
01:12 PM Bug #12217 (Confirmed): GNOME freezes with Intel GM965/GL960 Integrated Graphics
According to that Red Hat bug report, this is fixed in Linux 4.8.13. Tails 2.10 ships 4.8.11, but jessie-backports no... intrigeri
10:59 AM Revision cf44cb39: Test suite: let's see if the 'press' action is more reliable than .click().
The .click() method actually looks up the coordinates of the element
and then clicks those coordinates. The 'press' a...
anonym

02/08/2017

08:32 PM Bug #12053: Website build takes 10-20 minutes longer since upgrade to 3.20160905~bpo8+1
I reviewed the changes, I'm fine with them. But when I'm issuing a @--rebuild@ of the wiki, I'll have 168 .po files c... spriver
07:56 PM Bug #12217 (Resolved): GNOME freezes with Intel GM965/GL960 Integrated Graphics
a user reported this problem :
since upgrading to 2.10, after enabling persistence gnome doesn't start and the com...
goupille
07:35 PM Bug #11850: Only software rendering (no hardware acceleration) on some AMD GPUs since 2.4
Sorry if I'm spaming, adding info as I go. :)
Seems like hawaii_k_smc.bin is missing:...
Kaffka
07:16 PM Bug #11850: Only software rendering (no hardware acceleration) on some AMD GPUs since 2.4
Full log attached. Kaffka
07:14 PM Bug #11850: Only software rendering (no hardware acceleration) on some AMD GPUs since 2.4
Please reopen, this is still present in Tails 2.10 with Radeon R9 390 (Fury).
dmesg:...
Kaffka
05:14 PM Revision f5562c8e: Merge remote-tracking branch 'muri/review-de_tails_271'
intrigeri
05:04 PM Feature #12187: Display alert or block if user is in a gateway to tor hidden services
I think that blocking gives a pretty bad UX (e.g. when a user clicks a link that points to such a gateway), and I don... intrigeri
04:09 PM Feature #12187 (Confirmed): Display alert or block if user is in a gateway to tor hidden services
a first round of questions turned interest about this, although there is still no volunteer so I add it at low priority emmapeel
04:07 PM Revision d8e840a4: Initial translation
spriver
04:06 PM Revision 5a94fa53: Initial translation
spriver
03:31 PM Revision f00ad922: Merge remote-tracking branch 'spriver/review-de_tails_291'
intrigeri
03:28 PM Revision e336870e: fix wording
muri
03:26 PM Revision 0c1c3440: fix merge conflict
muri
02:42 PM Revision ccd63a5b: Fixed grammar commas
spriver
02:39 PM Revision d4968339: Changed order of wording
spriver
02:24 PM Revision 96142b19: Initial translation
spriver
02:24 PM Revision b94339bc: Initial translation
spriver
02:24 PM Revision e2ad5368: fix minor wording stuff in the release notes
muri
01:30 PM Bug #12189: Xorg "segmentation fault" with switchable GPU
Does not happen with Tails 3.0beta1, according to some reporters. emmapeel
12:43 PM Feature #10956: Document how to migrate existing KeePassX database
Today I switched to 3.0~beta1 and had to do this. Some notes:
* **Database** → **Import KeePass 1 database**.
* E...
sajolida
12:33 PM Revision 21564b0a: better english
127.0.0.1
12:28 PM Bug #12079: New Greeter breaks startup of Terminal by setting invalid values for some LC_* variables
intrigeri wrote:
> After thinking about it more, I must say I am deeply confused, and don't know what the Formats fi...
intrigeri
11:59 AM Bug #12079: New Greeter breaks startup of Terminal by setting invalid values for some LC_* variables
After thinking about it more, I must say I am deeply confused, and don't know what the Formats field is for exactly, ... intrigeri
12:26 PM Revision 1ac2b509: Monthly report: add (last?) missing number.
intrigeri
11:30 AM Bug #12211: Adapt GnuPG automated tests after switching to an Onion keyserver

(This prevents us from automatically testing important features of Tails.)
intrigeri
11:28 AM Feature #12216: Persistent settings for Tails Greeter
Help desk / ticket triagers: seems like a duplicate of #5501 and friends. intrigeri
11:04 AM Feature #12216 (Duplicate): Persistent settings for Tails Greeter

Dear Developers,
First of all, really big thanks for your work. I've just tested Tails
3.0 beta. And I want to ...
flwaioxs
11:25 AM Bug #12209 (In Progress): amnesia user should not be in the audio group

> Acording to https://www.freedesktop.org/wiki/Software/PulseAudio/Documentation/User/PerfectSetup/ we should not n...
intrigeri
11:22 AM Revision c5dd1714: Don't add the live user to the "audio" group (refs: #12209).
This should not be needed on a modern Linux desktop system anymore. intrigeri
11:17 AM Bug #12215: udev rule makes toram dangerous
Also, note that @toram@ is not supported => use at your own risks. intrigeri
11:12 AM Bug #12215 (In Progress): udev rule makes toram dangerous

I wonder if/how this is specific to "toram".
Now, I'm not sure we still need this udev rule: it may be that @conf...
intrigeri
12:48 AM Bug #12215 (Rejected): udev rule makes toram dangerous
when booting with the toram option, the udev rule 99-make-removable-devices-user-writable.rules adds the booted block... cypherpunks
11:16 AM Revision b44b9ee7: Don't add the live user to the "floppy" group.
It should not be needed anymore. intrigeri
11:14 AM Revision 010130c2: Don't give removable USB and MMC devices to the "floppy" group (refs: #12215).
All software that needs write access to these devices should have switched
to udisks + PolicyKit by now.
intrigeri
10:57 AM Revision 51317ba5: Monthly report: move images to a better spot.
intrigeri
10:56 AM Revision f700098f: Monthly report: improve phrasing and styling.
intrigeri
10:56 AM Revision 69d6f367: Monthly report: fix link.
intrigeri
10:54 AM Revision 12200bb7: Monthly report: add some bits.
intrigeri
10:36 AM Revision aa2a1b02: Monthly report: TODO++
intrigeri
10:36 AM Revision 48e8a36c: Monthly report: fix typos.
intrigeri
10:29 AM Revision 6bbe91af: Monthly report: move 3.0~beta1 to the month when it happened.
intrigeri
10:28 AM Revision 82680820: Monthly report: make date format consistent with our usual one.
intrigeri
10:27 AM Revision 74cb4272: Add skeleton for February report.
intrigeri
09:43 AM Revision ecb582f3: Add resource.
intrigeri

02/07/2017

10:12 PM Bug #12079: New Greeter breaks startup of Terminal by setting invalid values for some LC_* variables
intrigeri wrote:
> > I indeed think I got something wrong, but I'm not sure what. Currently the list is grouped by t...
alant
07:55 PM Revision b04e74c0: Merge remote-tracking branch 'xin/review/chre/3.0-beta'
intrigeri
04:51 PM Bug #12198: UI for Tor config doesn't show up until there's net connection
> You can learn how to test the new greeter at:
> https://tails.boum.org/news/test_redesigned_Tails_Greeter
I don't ...
intrigeri
03:51 PM Bug #12198: UI for Tor config doesn't show up until there's net connection
You can learn how to test the new greeter at:
https://tails.boum.org/news/test_redesigned_Tails_Greeter
emmapeel
03:49 PM Bug #12198 (Duplicate): UI for Tor config doesn't show up until there's net connection
It would be great if you can review the new Greeter that is being developed for Tails 3.0,
the way users will connec...
emmapeel
03:26 PM Bug #12184 (Rejected): bug in unsafe browser
I am sorry to say that this ticket is invalid, as the Unsafe Browser
is too unsafe to browse the internet, and this ...
emmapeel
03:22 PM Bug #12209 (Confirmed): amnesia user should not be in the audio group
I change the status ticket to confirmed after reading both links provider by user.
Acording to https://www.freede...
emmapeel
09:31 AM Revision bdc49699: Revert "Upgrade Linux to 4.9.0-1."
This reverts commit 224659773ece700661109fa78ed7de653002fdb0.
linux-grsec still is only 4.8.0-2 in sid.
intrigeri
08:54 AM Feature #12187: Display alert or block if user is in a gateway to tor hidden services

[*].onion.to
[*].onion.cab
[*].onion.direct
[*].onion.city
without brackets
Anonymous
08:52 AM Feature #12187: Display alert or block if user is in a gateway to tor hidden services
this is possible by adding wildcard blocking to ublock origin in "My filters"
*.onion.to
*.onion.cab
*.onion.dir...
Anonymous
01:54 AM Bug #12146: Intermediary Tails is not seen as a bootable device on MacBook Pro
mercedes508 wrote:
> I just tested with an intermediate Tails 1.8.1 on a MBP 9.2 (without rEFInd) and it is recogniz...
intrigeri
01:49 AM Revision 73725a39: Merge branch 'feature/8415-overlayfs-stretch' into feature/7649-grsec
intrigeri
01:48 AM Revision 956c70df: Merge branch 'feature/stretch' into feature/8415-overlayfs-stretch
intrigeri
01:46 AM Revision a125665e: Merge remote-tracking branch 'origin/devel' into feature/tor-nightly-master
intrigeri

02/06/2017

09:54 PM Feature #10972: Port Tails to ARM platforms
Thanks for making so much progress so far, I think there are a lot of unanswered questions to the ARM world. For exam... Dr_Whax
07:21 PM Feature #12214 (In Progress): Document a way to manually backup persistent data

We want to have a good backup system for persistent data (#5301). Some progress has been made on this fro...
intrigeri
07:21 PM Feature #12003: Set a warning message in RCs and alpha releases from Tails 3.0 on

If I got it right, we want the warning to be displayed as part of the desktop wallpaper. This sounds OK to me, but a...
intrigeri
01:03 PM Revision 3c3d86f2: Install xserver-xorg-video-intel.
It seems that some hardware is poorly supported by the modesetting driver,
while it was supported by the Intel one in...
intrigeri
12:54 PM Revision 3a698fe0: Merge branch 'devel' into feature/stretch
intrigeri
12:53 PM Revision 4bb09f38: Merge branch 'stable' into devel
intrigeri
12:53 PM Revision ea8fe8b7: Merge remote-tracking branch 'origin/master' into stable
intrigeri
12:52 PM Revision 661d745c: updated PO files
amnesia
12:51 PM Revision 1f91f1a8: Known issues: sort computer brand/model in lexical order.
intrigeri
12:50 PM Revision e8f62ea6: Add known issue.
intrigeri
12:50 PM Revision 40c9b43a: Remove obsolete known issue.
Tails 3.0 doesn't support "non-PAE with big amounts of memory" anymore. intrigeri
12:39 PM Feature #12213 (Confirmed): Wayland
Run the GNOME session on Wayland instead of X.Org, and adjust whatever is needed such as:
* Our test suite uses @x...
intrigeri
12:09 PM Feature #11750: Track the distribution of the shares of the revocation certificate
Pinged the 3 WIP bits of group D one last time. intrigeri
11:45 AM Revision ebef94a9: Merge remote-tracking branch 'spriver/de_pidgin'
intrigeri
11:37 AM Revision a0948ad5: Formatting improvement.
intrigeri
11:36 AM Revision 28c6f34b: Remove headers for empty sections.
intrigeri
11:35 AM Revision 6700e165: Fix publication date.
intrigeri
11:34 AM Revision c4f29f8b: Merge remote-tracking branch 'emmapeel/web/December_report'
intrigeri
10:23 AM Bug #11945 (Resolved): Prevent tails-installer in Debian from migrating to stable
https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=854346 u
10:21 AM Revision 8e3157d5
127.0.0.1
08:20 AM Revision e30b79fe: [fr] update translation
xin
07:46 AM Revision 3fc7a8a3: Merge remote-tracking branch 'chre/review/AtomiKe/3.0-beta' into review/chre/3...
Conflicts:
wiki/src/news/test_3.0-beta1.fr.po
xin

02/05/2017

11:57 PM Feature #10972: Port Tails to ARM platforms
linux-image-armmp (and linux-image-armmp-lpae) from Debian Stretch is more or less generic. As the latter works on C2... LABRADOR
11:26 AM Feature #10972: Port Tails to ARM platforms
Debian is available for armhf and arm64 platforms. It is possible to build a tor browser for arm platforms, without m... N9iu7pk
08:53 PM Bug #12189: Xorg "segmentation fault" with switchable GPU
it was reported that adding "modprobe.blacklist=nouveau" to the boot command line works goupille
09:50 AM Bug #10092: Use di-netboot-assistant in a safer way
Thank you! intrigeri

02/04/2017

10:01 PM Revision 96091853: Improve report jan 2017
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09:58 PM Revision b7857d06: Fill in report data
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09:17 PM Revision 7a793214: remove writer of previous report
u
09:16 PM Revision 8c1ee622: Add blueprint for monthly report
u
09:09 PM Revision 190de911: Merge branch 'master' of webmasters.boum.org:wiki
u
05:33 PM Feature #10972: Port Tails to ARM platforms
Additional next step:
- documentation, documentation, documentation -> github tails2arm
N9iu7pk
05:28 PM Feature #10972: Port Tails to ARM platforms
tor-browser running on an 1 gb ram armhf platform - DONE! See attached picture.
Performance: Reasonable fast with an...
N9iu7pk
05:11 PM Bug #10092 (Resolved): Use di-netboot-assistant in a safer way
intrigeri wrote:
> Either I'm misunderstanding what you mean with "missing dependency", or you're confused wrt. how ...
bertagaz
03:13 PM Bug #12068 (Fix committed): The "GnuPG uses the configured keyserver" step needs to be adjusted f...
Applied in changeset commit:46f9f0c0573f7324363bf8e88646a6a2557ebfcd. anonym
02:38 PM Bug #12211: Adapt GnuPG automated tests after switching to an Onion keyserver
I marked the affected tests as @@fragile@ for now, and reverted it in the feature branch. anonym
02:37 PM Revision 2d598c91: Revert "Test suite: mark most of torified_gnupg as @fragile."
This reverts commit b0874d964ef76b4a786d3b8b4ec4368c953a2051. anonym
02:35 PM Revision b0874d96: Test suite: mark most of torified_gnupg as @fragile.
Actually these are completely broken since we cannot access the
keyserver onion Tails is configured to use due to Chu...
anonym
02:30 PM Revision 43ac8dc0: Revert "Test suite: always wait for the 'Tor is ready' notification."
This reverts commit f7594f97cf280817d8fefc6459dcf68cc6595a99.
This causes more issues than it solves. And I should s...
anonym
02:28 PM Revision 28431a9b: Test suite: improve Gherkin flow.
anonym
11:07 AM Revision 9552d635: Test suite: robustness improvements when dealing with notifications.
Refs: #11464 anonym
08:33 AM Revision 009cb6fc: Force website refresh.
intrigeri
08:31 AM Revision e8a67f02: Revert "This reverts commit 983f9aa326a5a3c339dcb9b5f8637c5c4934c92b"
This reverts commit 9c77a4aa9e4a109a803f3468e3a07c1ef52a7f07. intrigeri
 

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