[Whonix-devel] #17094 [Tor]: implicitly set 'UseBridges 1' when using 'Bridge [transport] IP:ORPort [fingerprint]'

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#17094: implicitly set 'UseBridges 1' when using 'Bridge [transport] IP:ORPort
     Reporter:  proper  |      Owner:
         Type:  defect  |     Status:  new
     Priority:  normal  |  Milestone:  Tor: 0.2.8.x-final
    Component:  Tor     |    Version:
   Resolution:          |   Keywords:
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Comment (by rl1987):

 Well the manpage spells out that you need to have `UseBridges 1` line in
 your torrc if you want your Tor instance to use the bridges that are
 specified in `Bridge` entries. Therefore Bridge entries make Tor aware of
 certain bridges, but not tell Tor to use them per se.

Ticket URL: <https://trac.torproject.org/projects/tor/ticket/17094#comment:4>
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