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Re: [tor-talk] automatic Tor browser updates
On 2016-02-14 13:02, Cain Ungothep wrote:
For those who wish to update manually, is it sufficient to toggle
app.update.auto in about:config to false?
Seems so. You will still be prompted to update through the MAR
but it won't happen automatically.
Today I discovered that TBB 5.5.2 automatically downloaded. That
happened before. Normally I am prompted and manually download the tar
bundle with the signature file which I check with gpg --verify.
I'm confused as to why this time I received an automatic download. Any
Are you sure the preference was set? Maybe the tarball contents
file where your custom preferences where stored?
If you can reproduce it then file a bug.
I have never set any such custom preferences. Usually TBB would notify
me via a message in Firefox that a new version was available. This time
I got a separate pop-up telling me that the latest version had already
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