[tbb-bugs] #29981 [Applications/Tor Browser]: Add option to build without using containers

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Tue Apr 2 09:13:19 UTC 2019

#29981: Add option to build without using containers
     Reporter:  boklm                |      Owner:  tbb-team
         Type:  task                 |     Status:  new
     Priority:  Medium               |  Milestone:
    Component:  Applications/Tor     |    Version:
  Browser                            |   Keywords:  tbb-rbm,
     Severity:  Normal               |  TorBrowserTeam201904
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 By default the Tor Browser build is done inside containers, which we run
 using runc, which require root access.

 In some cases, such as F-Droid builds (#27539), this can be a problem. I
 think we should be able to add an option to do the builds without using

Ticket URL: <https://trac.torproject.org/projects/tor/ticket/29981>
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