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tb-starter should check permissions before cd'ing into Tor Browser folder to provide better error message in corner cases
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As per the corner case issue that a user has recently run into... (https://www.whonix.org/forum/index.php/topic,1323.0.html)

Either tb-starter should check if /home/user/tor-browser_en-US/ permissions are correct and/or if cd /home/user/tor-browser_en-US/ fails, a useful error message should be shown. (Could be various issues. Permission issues or hdd failures.)

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check permissions before cd'ing into Tor Browser folder to provide better error message in corner cases for better usability - https://phabricator.whonix.org/T359:
https://github.com/Whonix/tb-starter/commit/ae5010076bd3be814093a6c86e0e7c594b839958