These are notes for producing official downloadable binary Whonix ™ images.
Whonix ™ Repository
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To enable Whonix ™ repository by default, set
WHONIX_APT_REPOSITORY_OPTS environment variable.
export WHONIX_APT_REPOSITORY_OPTS='--enable --repository stable'
sudo -E to preserve environment variables (
Whonix ™ 15
This changed in Whonix ™
22.214.171.124.4 and above.
Build Whonix-Gateway ™. For example Whonix-Gateway ™ with XFCE for VirtualBox.
sudo -E ./whonix_build --build --target virtualbox --flavor whonix-gateway-xfce
Build Whonix-Workstation ™. For example Whonix-Workstation ™ with XFCE for VirtualBox.
sudo -E ./whonix_build --build --target virtualbox --flavor whonix-workstation-xfce
For other options and platforms also see build documentation.
- At least a few testers should test final releases before posting a news. Testers may be found by posting a news.
- Test the images before final release! (Testers-only releases can be uploaded straight away.)
Update Permanent Links
Wiki Page Updates
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Delete on github:
- grub-enable-apparmor - https://www.debian.org/releases/buster/amd64/release-notes/ch-whats-new.en.html#apparmor
get rid of .directory files inside the source code:
use common view properties for all folders
Get rid of
~backupfiles. In other words, get rid of files starting with
find ./ -name '*~' | xargs trash-put
You might wish using a
bashalias to safe typing.
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