Author: Patrick Schleizer Date: To: Everything about freepto, The Tails public development discussion list CC: Abel Luck, Patrick Schleizer, matth Subject: Re: [Tails-dev] [Freepto] Let's share username,
/etc/hostname and /etc/host among all anonymity distributions
intrigeri: > Hi,
> I've just stumbled upon an issue  open by Jake on Subgraph OS bug
> tracker, about this topic, so I thought I would close this thread
> that's still lying in my inbox, and sum up the process that lead us to
> a (not implemented) conclusion.
> Last time we discussed it over 2013 and 2014, first on this list
> (threads start at  and ), we ended up deciding  that we
> preferred a shared username+hostname among anonymity/privacy-related
> The username that was settled upon is "user".
> The hostname that was settled upon was "host" initially, and then most
> of us preferred "debian"; but since the goal is to _share_ a common
> hostname with other distros, prior art counts.
> Patrick, what does Whonix use currently?
Sorry for the delay, this slipped through my inbox and I just now found
this by chance.