torbrowser-launcher - helps download and run the Tor Browser Bundle

Property Value
Distribution Debian Sid
Repository Debian Contrib i386
Package filename torbrowser-launcher_0.3.1-2_i386.deb
Package name torbrowser-launcher
Package version 0.3.1
Package release 2
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Category contrib/python privacy::no-known-issues role::program security::privacy x11::application
License -
Maintainer Debian Privacy Tools Maintainers <>
Download size 65.31 KB
Installed size 209.00 KB


Package Version Architecture Repository
torbrowser-launcher_0.3.1-2_amd64.deb 0.3.1 amd64 Debian Contrib
torbrowser-launcher - - -


Name Value
ca-certificates -
libdbus-glib-1-2 -
python3-gpg -
python3-pyqt5 -
python3-requests -
python3-socks -
python3:any -


Type URL
Binary Package torbrowser-launcher_0.3.1-2_i386.deb
Source Package torbrowser-launcher

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install torbrowser-launcher deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install torbrowser-launcher




2018-11-17 - Roger Shimizu <>
torbrowser-launcher (0.3.1-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* debian/control:
- Remove Suggests for python-pygame, which was related to modem
sound (Closes: #912490, #913151).
* debian/patches:
- Add translation patches from pull-request of upstream: hu, da,
and sv.
- Add patch 0008 to remove mention of modem sound in docs and
translation po files. Thanks to Paul Wise for the information.
- Cherry-pick 2 new appamor patch from pull-request of upstream:
[1b2e6aa] AppArmor: allow Web Content processes to check
the update status.
[3cd8aeb] AppArmor: allow Web Content processes to read
profile.ini and the updates' "updater" file.
Thanks to intrigeri for the patches, and Diederik de Haas
& Shirish Agarwal for the bug report (Closes: #910827, #913366).
- Revert [b828bdf] to fix detecting system locale (Closes: #753173).
2018-11-01 - Roger Shimizu <>
torbrowser-launcher (0.3.1-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Upload to unstable.
2018-10-28 - Roger Shimizu <>
torbrowser-launcher (0.3.1-1~exp1) experimental; urgency=medium
* New upstream release 0.3.1
- Ship with latest version of the Tor Browser Developers
OpenPGP public key
- Fix bug where TBL window stays open after Tor Browser
is launched
* debian/patches:
- Remove 0004 patch which is already merged upstream.
2018-09-30 - Roger Shimizu <>
torbrowser-launcher (0.3.0-1~exp2) experimental; urgency=medium
* debian/copyright:
- Add comment section to explain why this is contrib package,
which comforts lintian.
* debian/patches:
- Cherry-pick upstream patch to update Tor Browser Developers
public key.
2018-09-19 - Roger Shimizu <>
torbrowser-launcher (0.3.0-1~exp1) experimental; urgency=medium
* New upstream release 0.3.0
- Switched from python2 to python3
- Switched from gtk2 to Qt5
- Switched from twisted to requests/socks
- Use QThreads for async
- Removed modem sound
- Only refresh gpg keyring on verification error, instead of every time
- Updated AppArmor profiles
- Updated available languages, and fixed locale detection bug
- Fixed false signature verification error related to twisted
* debian/patches:
- Refresh patches.
- Remove upstreamed patches.
* debian/control:
- Remove XS-Python-Version and XB-Python-Version, since lintian says
it's not necessary.
2018-09-18 - Roger Shimizu <>
torbrowser-launcher (0.3.0~dev-1~exp4) experimental; urgency=medium
* debian/patches:
- Refresh patches.
- Cherry-pick 5 upstream patches to fix appamor profile for
Tor Browser 8.0
* debian/control:
- Rename tag X-Python-Version to XS-Python-Version.
- Add XB-Python-Version tag for binary package.
* debian/torbrowser-launcher.maintscript:
- rm_conffile appamor profile /etc/apparmor.d/local/*, which was
removed since 0.2.9-2. Thanks to gregor herrmann for the fix.
2018-06-25 - Roger Shimizu <>
torbrowser-launcher (0.3.0~dev-1~exp3) experimental; urgency=medium
* Merge debian/sid branch to incorporate latest changes.
* debian/control:
- Amend Vcs-* a bit to specify debian/sid branch as default.
2018-03-28 - Roger Shimizu <>
torbrowser-launcher (0.3.0~dev-1~exp2) experimental; urgency=medium
* debian/rules:
- Skip the test since it fails under python 3.6

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