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Re: Incognito Live CD using Polipo

On Wednesday 10 October 2007 13:20:31 Pat Double wrote:
> On Tuesday 09 October 2007, Juliusz Chroboczek wrote:
> > >   You should use RefControl <
> > >   https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/953 > to spoof
> > >   referrers headers, not Polipo, as RefControl does HTTPS and HTTP.
> >
> > Yep.  In all cases, doing things in the browser is better than doing
> > them in the proxy.
> >
> > However, I understand that Pat is trying to be at least somewhat
> > browser-agnostic.
> I'm not sure my goal of providing more than Firefox as a web browser is a
> good idea. It is known that Tor is not enough to make you anonymous, hence
> all these extensions that are installed in Firefox. The problem is that not
> all of the same features are available on Konqueror or links. I can't
> remove Konqueror since it also does file management, but I think links I
> should remove. And the desktop link to Konq may need to be removed as well.

Keeping track of all the things you should turn off or get a proxy to tweak 
makes my feeble head hurt.

Turn off:
Plugins, Java, Javascript, ads


Um, what else? I'm confused. We need a list.