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Update Mullvad VPN to 2022.1

Authored by tarkah on Apr 23 2022, 6:21 PM.



Summarized Changelong

  • Add information about the always on kill switch in the desktop
  • Add WireGuard multihop setting and entry location selection to desktop app.
  • Add malware blocking to the desktop app. Implemented via DNS on the relays.
  • Add changes dialog which will include the most notable changes in each new version.
  • Show warning message when blocking internet while logged out, and make it possible to unblock the connection from the login
  • Keep unspecified constraints unchanged in the CLI when providing specific tunnel instead of setting them to default
  • Obscure account number in account view and add button for copying instead of copying when text
  • Disable logging of translation errors in production. This will among other things prevent messages from translating the country in the disconnected
  • Update Electron from 15.0.0 to 16.0.
  • Gradually increase the WireGuard connectivity check timeout, lowering the timeout for the few
  • Stop preferring OpenVPN when bridge mode is
  • CLI command for setting a specific server by hostname is no longer case
  • Example: mullvad relay set hostname SE9-WIREGUARD should now
  • Update the default Shadowsocks password to mullvad and cipher to aes-256-gcm in the when using it to configure a custom Shadowsocks bridge. The Mullvad bridges recently these parameters on port 443 (which is the default port).

Full changelog available here

Resolves T10237

Test Plan

Check daemon for errors, connect to server, check connection using

Diff Detail

R5313 mullvad
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tarkah created this revision.Apr 23 2022, 6:21 PM
tarkah requested review of this revision.Apr 23 2022, 6:21 PM
tarkah edited the summary of this revision. (Show Details)Apr 23 2022, 6:26 PM
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Girtablulu requested changes to this revision.Apr 23 2022, 6:36 PM
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is your solbuild and common folder up to date? because when I build this all your removed abi_symbols are getting added back for me

This revision now requires changes to proceed.Apr 23 2022, 6:36 PM

Weird.. I did a solbuild update -p unstable-x86_64 before make. I'll try to update and build again later when I'm back to my computer. Thanks for the heads up!

Girtablulu added a comment.EditedApr 23 2022, 7:37 PM

€: I mean you can run sudo solbuild up to get the same

tarkah updated this revision to Diff 32162.Apr 23 2022, 8:13 PM

Add back abi_symbols

I had to do a make pull, I think my common folder was out of date.

Girtablulu accepted this revision.Apr 23 2022, 8:41 PM

LGTM, thx

This revision is now accepted and ready to land.Apr 23 2022, 8:41 PM
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