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Tails Tails report for June, 2015

Discussion in 'TOR | TAILS' started by survivalmonkey, Aug 4, 2015.

  1. survivalmonkey

    survivalmonkey Monkey+++

    The release date for Tails 1.4.1 had been postponed because Mozilla changed their release schedule. It was released in the beginning of July. Once again, this report consists of non-code news :)


    Documentation and website

    User experience


    • Our test suite covers 185 scenarios, 3 more than in May. We removed outdated scenarios again, so there are more than 3 new tests :) New tests add coverage for the Tor Browser's New Identity feature and confirm that the hardware clock is not updated by Tails. Additionally, a huge amount of work was put into making our test suite more robust.

    • We decided to publicly archive the tails-support mailing list, since external websites were archiving it anyway.

    • Great progress was made towards automatically building all active branches with Jenkins. Live deployment is now a matter of days.

    • We have specified the requirements for our upcoming monitoring system.

    • If you want to help us develop and maintain Tails, please donate :)

    • We sent our final report for the Access Innovation Prize received in March 2014.

    • We submitted our second quarterly report to the Digital Defenders Partnership.

    Upcoming events

    • A talk about Tails will take place during DebConf15 in August in Heidelberg, Germany.

    • Please let us know if you organize an event about Tails, we'll be glad to announce it :)
    On-going discussions

    Press and testimonials


    All website PO files

    • de: 18% (1256) strings translated, 0% strings fuzzy, 17% words translated
    • fr: 45% (3046) strings translated, 2% strings fuzzy, 43% words translated
    • pt: 28% (1861) strings translated, 3% strings fuzzy, 26% words translated

    Total original words: 76665

    Core PO files

    • de: 60% (791) strings translated, 1% strings fuzzy, 68% words translated
    • fr: 91% (1205) strings translated, 4% strings fuzzy, 92% words translated
    • pt: 84% (1119) strings translated, 8% strings fuzzy, 87% words translated

    Total original words: 14258


    • Tails has been started more than 391,084 times this month. This makes 13,036 boots a day on average.

    • 19,284 downloads of the OpenPGP signature of Tails ISO from our website.

    • 57 bug reports were received through WhisperBack.

    -- Report by BitingBird for Tails folks

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