[tor-project] April 2019 User Feedback Report
waywardwyrd at riseup.net
Mon May 20 17:06:19 UTC 2019
Welcome to the April 2019 user feedback report!
For more information on what users and community members were talking
about this month, check out the April/May 2019 User Feedback pad .
There weren't any updates to the stable Tor Browser Bundle during April,
so the blog had fewer comments than in other months. Overall, April was
a relatively slow month in terms of feedback.
- Users on Reddit began organizing against Reddit's apparent policy of
blocking Tor exit relays .
- There weren't many user reported bugs in April, but two high priority
bugs were mentioned on the 8.5a11 blog post 
Now, on to the feedback! Scroll further down to see a summary of Reddit
posts, some points from Google Play Store reviews, a list of the most
common Stack Exchange tags from the month, and a collection of some
notable issues and bugs mentioned by users in April.
Most common questions on Reddit:
- Users have mentioned getting "blocked" pages when using Tor Browser to
access Reddit .
- Questions about using VPNs.
TBA Reviews & Feedback on Google Play Store:
The average review score is 4.1 (0.1 lower than previous months).
Reviews mention a white screen on boot, possibly related to #30284 .
Other users report seeing the error message related to #30284: "Control
port file not created."
Most common stack exchange tags:
tor-browser-bundle: 16 this month
configuration: 14 this month
security: 6 this month
hidden-services: 6 this month
tails: 6 this month
connection: 6 this month
tor-install: 5 this month
Notable bugs, fixes, & issues mentioned by users:
- #21967 - obfs4proxy not killed when unused 
- #29982 - Clicking on cog/gear icon crashes Tor Browser for Android 
- #30284 - Start fails with "Control port file not created" 
That's it for the month of April! If you want to know more, please do
check out the April/May 2019 User Feedback pad  or reach out to me
via email (waywardwyrd at riseup dot net) or IRC (wayward).
Thanks for reading!
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