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Re: [tor-talk] Aurora only build
Actually, the Tor Browser bundle is built from Firefox Portable binaries.
> Using build-scripts/Makefile it is possible to create a working USB
> Tor bundle. It's limitations include:
> - It uses the FirefoxPortable binaries
However, they do say you can build a custom version of Firefox from source
and I guess you can use a similar build procedure to apply those patches in
src/current-patches to the firefox c++ files. It's still pretty unclear,
but I am testing it out, and I'll let you know how it turns out.
On Fri, Jan 27, 2012 at 2:41 PM, Andrew Lewman <andrew@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>wrote:
> On Fri, 27 Jan 2012 13:16:05 -0700
> AK <akarmn@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > So are you telling me that standard Firefox depends on closed source
> > binaries as well? I don't care about how free the license is. I'm
> > talking about whether it can be built completely from source code.
> I suggest starting with the source,
> https://gitweb.torproject.org/torbrowser.git. We build tor browser
> bundle from source code, so can you. In fact, we encourage people to
> build their own.
> pgp 0x74ED336B
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