Commit 7131f4e3 authored by Ulrike Uhlig's avatar Ulrike Uhlig
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Releases
========
* [[Tails VERSION was released on MONTH DAY|news/version_VERSION]] ([major|bugfix|emergency] release).
* [[Tails 3.14 was released on May 21|news/version_3.14]] ([bugfix release).
* Tails VERSION+1 is [[scheduled for MONTH DAY|contribute/calendar]].
* Tails 3.15 is [[scheduled for July 9|contribute/calendar]].
The following changes were introduced in Tails VERSION:
The following changes were introduced in Tails 3.14:
XXX: Copy the "Changes" section of the release notes, and compact a bit:
- Enable all available mitigations for the MDS (Microarchitectural Data Sampling)
attacks and disable [[!wikipedia Simultaneous_multithreading desc="SMT"]]
(simultaneous multithreading) on all vulnerable processors to fix the
[RIDL, Fallout](https://mdsattacks.com/) and
[ZombieLoad](https://zombieloadattack.com/) security vulnerabilities.
* Remove lines about software upgrade (that's not Tails itself).
* Remove screenshots.
* Remove "New features" and "Upgrades and changes" headlines.
* Remove line about Changelog.
- Remove the following applications:
- Desktop applications
- *Gobby*
- *Pitivi*
- *Traverso*
- Command-line tools
- `hopenpgp-tools`
- `keyringer`
- `monkeysign`
- `monkeysphere`
- `msva-perl`
- `paperkey`
- `pwgen`
- `ssss`
- `pdf-redact-tools`
You can install these applications again using the
*[[Additional Software|doc/first_steps/additional_software]]* feature.
Thanks to the removal of these less popular applications in 3.14 and the removal
of some language packs in 3.13.2, Tails 3.14 is 39 MB smaller than 3.13.
Code
====
XXX: If you feel like it and developers, foundation team, and RMs don't do it themselves,
list important code work that is not covered already by the
Release section (for example, the changes being worked on for
the next version).
- We spent lots of time dealing with the Firefox add-ons fiasco,
also known as "armagadd-on 2.0". [[!tails_ticket 16694]]
Documentation and website
=========================
XXX: If you feel like it and technical writers don't do it
themselves, explore the Git history:
git log --patch --since='1 October' --until='1 November' origin/master -- "*.*m*"
- We explained better what are [[captive
portals|/doc/anonymous_internet/unsafe_browser]].
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Then, after the release, the changes on Tor Browser made many users report to us
1. [[!tails_ticket 16746 desc="#16746: document the disappearence of NoScript and HTTPSEverywhere icons from Tor Browser's toolbar" ]]
1. [[!tails_ticket 16746 desc="#16746: document the disappearence of NoScript and HTTPSEverywhere icons from Tor Browser's toolbar" ]]
1. [[!tails_ticket 16762 desc="#16762: Document why NoScript last update is january 2000]]
1. [[!tails_ticket 16727 desc="#16727: Update doc to Tor Browser 8.5]]
Infrastructure
==============
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- We followed up on the conversation regarding the [future of Electrum in Tails](http://lists.autistici.org/thread/20190503.105531.755bcd23.en.html#i20190503.105531.755bcd23).
Press and testimonials
======================
XXX: Copy content from press/media_appearances_2019.mdwn
This page is continuously updated by tails-press@boum.org, so if
it's empty there might be nothing special to report.
Translations
============
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