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Re: [tor-talk] TorBirdy seems to connect to the same exit node again and again



Hi Leeroy,

> There's a strong correlation between the perceived usefulness to
> end-users and their support for a FOSS project :) A simple warning is
> easy enough.
:)
If I would like to suggest to add a warning to the "Before using
TorBirdy", where would be the right place to do so?

I am not sure I understand you correctly:
> The ip check hidden behind a warning dialog hinders obtaining
> useful data.
Are you referring to the warning message I got?

> Logging information on success and failure to use an exit
> would be a useful for debugging (and finding problematic exits).
> Thanks for the input.
Would you define failure to use an exit as a) not being able to send
emails over this exit and therefor establishing a connection to a new
exit or as b) when I get a warning saying "blocked using mail.badip.de"?
Because from how I understand this, and please correct if I am wrong,
TorBirdy might connect to a different exit, when the current exit
doesn't support the port I am using.

Sophie
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