Re: Vidalia Bundle (Tor, Polipo & Vidalia)
Sophia Martin <sophia.martin.2012 <at> gmail.com>
2012-12-06 14:58:25 GMT
Can I please withdraw from receiving 3 emails a day in discussions I'm not
involved in thank you
On Thu, Dec 6, 2012 at 1:57 PM, Julian Yon <julian <at> yon.org.uk> wrote:
> On Thu, 6 Dec 2012 08:39:05 -0500
> "David H. Lipman" <DLipman <at> Verizon.Net> wrote:
> > From: <andrew <at> torproject.is>
> > > We stopped distributing polipo a while ago, see
> > > https://trac.torproject.org/projects/tor/ticket/6039 for the
> > > progress in getting the references off the page.
> > >
> > Not happy about that.
> > I guess I will NOT update the software and Tor Browser bundle is NOT
> > what is wanted at all.
> > For example I uses the combo of Tor, Polipo and Vidalia with Malzilla.
> Nothing stops you pointing your browser at your own copy of Polipo
> and pointing that at Tor's SOCKS port. Or skipping Polipo (as it's no
> longer a technical necessity) and pointing your browser directly at
> Tor. Having said that, the Tor Browser *is* Mozilla, with a handful of
> patches and a couple of preinstalled addons. If you're experienced
> enough to understand the implications of not using the default setup,
> then you're experienced enough to take what's in the bundle and
> configure it some other way. And if you really can't spare the 35M that