[tbb-bugs] #27486 [Applications/Tor Browser]: Onboarding: "Visit an Onion" creates an "about:blank" loading page

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Thu Feb 21 13:42:41 UTC 2019

#27486: Onboarding: "Visit an Onion" creates an "about:blank" loading page
 Reporter:  dmr                                  |          Owner:  tbb-
                                                 |  team
     Type:  defect                               |         Status:
                                                 |  needs_review
 Priority:  Medium                               |      Milestone:
Component:  Applications/Tor Browser             |        Version:
 Severity:  Minor                                |     Resolution:
 Keywords:  tbb-8.0-issues, tbb-onboarding, ux-  |  Actual Points:
  team, tbb-8.0.1-can, TorBrowserTeam201902R     |
Parent ID:                                       |         Points:
 Reviewer:                                       |        Sponsor:
Changes (by mcs):

 * status:  new => needs_review
 * keywords:  tbb-8.0-issues, tbb-onboarding, ux-team, tbb-8.0.1-can =>
     tbb-8.0-issues, tbb-onboarding, ux-team, tbb-8.0.1-can,


 Here is a patch:

 From the commit message:
  Instead of using a simple <a href>, programmatically open onboarding web
 pages by using tabBrowser.addTab(). The same technique is now used for
 "See My Path", "See FAQs", and "Visit an Onion".

Ticket URL: <https://trac.torproject.org/projects/tor/ticket/27486#comment:4>
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