[tbb-bugs] #5293 [Applications/Tor Browser]: Neuter fingerprinting with Battery API

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#5293: Neuter fingerprinting with Battery API
 Reporter:  mikeperry                            |          Owner:  tbb-
                                                 |  team
     Type:  task                                 |         Status:  closed
 Priority:  High                                 |      Milestone:
Component:  Applications/Tor Browser             |        Version:
 Severity:  Normal                               |     Resolution:  fixed
 Keywords:  tbb-fingerprinting, ff52-esr-will-   |  Actual Points:
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Comment (by gk):

 Replying to [comment:14 cypherpunks]:
 > Replying to [comment:13 gk]:
 > > Good idea. Removed with commit
 885479878d591ce61fa573912eae4ea062dc54c6 and
 886808dc4e21eef3595fa1042f792927bb898193 on `tor-browser-52.1.0esr-7.0-2`
 and `tor-browser-52.1.1esr-7.0-1`.
 > Not removed in a clean new 7.0 stable.

 Actually, that bit got removed. What is happening is that we still have
 code in Torbutton that is messing with the preference. I have opened
 #22554 to address this.

Ticket URL: <https://trac.torproject.org/projects/tor/ticket/5293#comment:15>
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