[tor-commits] [tor-browser-spec/master] List what proxy tests we've done.

mikeperry at torproject.org mikeperry at torproject.org
Mon Apr 28 15:18:48 UTC 2014

commit fd9148c88fd1756f71133d4cb243a48f15a3808b
Author: Mike Perry <mikeperry-git at fscked.org>
Date:   Tue Oct 11 15:06:24 2011 -0700

    List what proxy tests we've done.
 docs/design/design.xml |   22 +++++++++++++++++++++-
 1 file changed, 21 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/docs/design/design.xml b/docs/design/design.xml
index 6782dc9..000ad35 100644
--- a/docs/design/design.xml
+++ b/docs/design/design.xml
@@ -23,7 +23,7 @@
      <address><email>sjmurdoch#torproject org</email></address>
-   <pubdate>Oct 7 2011</pubdate>
+   <pubdate>Oct 11 2011</pubdate>
@@ -651,6 +651,26 @@ SOCKS proxy. It sets <command>network.proxy.socks_remote_dns</command>,
 <command>network.proxy.socks_version</command>, and
+ <para>
+We have verified that these settings properly proxy HTTPS, OCSP, HTTP, FTP,
+gopher (now defunct), DNS, SafeBrowsing Queries, all javascript activity,
+including HTML5 audio and video objects, addon updates, wifi geolocation
+queries, searchbox queries, XPCOM addon HTTPS/HTTP activity, and live bookmark
+updates. We have also verified that IPv6 connections are not attempted,
+through the proxy or otherwise (Tor does not yet support IPv6). We have also
+verified that external protocol helpers, such as smb urls and other custom
+protocol handers are all blocked.
+ </para>
+ <para>
+Numerous other third parties have also reviewed and <link
+linkend="SingleStateTesting">tested</link> the proxy settings
+and have provided test cases based on their work. See in particular <ulink
+ </para>
  <listitem>Disabling plugins

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