[tbb-bugs] #13279 [Tor Browser]: In Tor Browser Sync is not working anymore (was: Osx TorBundle Sync is not working anymore)

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Mon Sep 29 09:17:30 UTC 2014

#13279: In Tor Browser Sync is not working anymore
     Reporter:  JoeVR        |      Owner:  tbb-team
         Type:  defect       |     Status:  new
     Priority:  normal       |  Milestone:
    Component:  Tor Browser  |    Version:
   Resolution:               |   Keywords:  tbb-usability
Actual Points:               |  Parent ID:
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Comment (by gk):

 Replying to [comment:5 JoeVR]:
 > No, I did not restart it. After restarting TBB it worked fine!!!
 > But the question is: what else implies ''security.nocertdb = Flase''
 about the anonymizatio process? Is it secure keeping that set to FALSE ?

 Well, we set it to `true` to have certificates stored in memory only. It
 is set in order to avoid disk leaks. That said, I am curious: what happens
 if you set it back to `true` and restart your browser?  Does Sync still

 > And, will this configuration can be considered a solution? Or should I
 remember this set modification for next releases ?

 We have to fix this for the next release I think. Either by switching the
 preference back or by improving our underlying patch.

Ticket URL: <https://trac.torproject.org/projects/tor/ticket/13279#comment:6>
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