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Update bleachbit to 4.2.0

Authored by algent on Mon, Jan 4, 2:56 PM.



Summarized changelog:

  • Add cleaner for Zoom.
  • Add cleaner for Slack messenger.
  • Fix: Preserve bookmarked favicons when cleaning Firefox.
  • Clean more: Firefox bookmarked sites, moz_origins, favicons .
  • Support shredding with deep scan.
  • Support advanced searches in deep scan: nregex, wholeregex, and nwholeregex.
  • Fix: AttributeError error message when using the menu option "shred settings and quit".
  • Fix: remove "closest monitor" debugging message.
  • Fix: set output of chaff to be human readable instead of base64 encoded.
  • Fix: do not delete LibreOffice extensions.
  • Specific to Linux
    • Clean Chromium when installed as snap.
    • Fix KeyError: 'win10_theme' when switching visual themes.
    • Fix: warning SyntaxWarning: "is not" with a literal with Python version 3.8.
    • Fix: loop when maximizing window.
    • Do not package the unneeded file.

Signed-off-by: Algent Albrahimi <>

Test Plan

Clean Firefox, Libreoffice, Thunderbird and a few other programs.

Diff Detail

R436 bleachbit
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Event Timeline

algent created this revision.Mon, Jan 4, 2:56 PM
algent requested review of this revision.Mon, Jan 4, 2:56 PM
JoshStrobl accepted this revision.Wed, Jan 6, 2:34 PM
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LGTM, thanks!

This revision is now accepted and ready to land.Wed, Jan 6, 2:34 PM
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