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Bridge checking at startup

I am using my custom list of bridges. When starting whonix gateway I see connections to all of them at once, I guess the availability check is done, then tor connects to a random bridge. I think this approach is less secure than just randomly selecting a bridge and connecting to it, without pre-testing of all, and then select another if previous is unreachable. Is there a way to change this behavior?

I don’t think it matters much if a connection was checked for or not. If it was done one by one it could take to much time to find a bridge to connect to. Regardless, I’m not sure how to do want your asking.

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Does Whonix Modify Tor? See:
https://www.whonix.org/wiki/FAQ#Does_Whonix_Modify_Tor.3F

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