OS X support document suggestions
arma at mit.edu
Tue Apr 4 04:05:26 UTC 2006
On Mon, Apr 03, 2006 at 02:53:43PM -0700, Chris Palmer wrote:
> Here I agree with you and not with Roger. This page:
> does not mention Firefox or any Firefox plugin at all.
Actually, the page does talk about both Firefox and plugins. Can you
provide a patch that makes it clearer for you that it does? :)
> The proxy
> setting instructions only work for applications that obey your
> systemwide proxy settings, such as Safari. Firefox does not pay
> attention to the systemwide proxy settings.
Right. We need to make this clearer. (Ideally we would do something
more than simply document the brokenness, but I'm not sure what.)
> The SwitchProxy and TorButton plugins make turning the proxy
> configuration on and off much easier, and it should be pretty obvious
> how to install and use them if you've ever installed another Firefox
I'm hoping that we can stop doing screenshots of proxy config windows
at all, and just switch to Torbutton. Is this naive?
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