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Date:   Sun, 5 Jul 2020 14:13:15 -0600
From:   Jonathan Corbet <>
To:     "Alexander A. Klimov" <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v2] Replace HTTP links with HTTPS ones:

On Sat, 27 Jun 2020 09:29:35 +0200
"Alexander A. Klimov" <> wrote:

> Rationale:
> Reduces attack surface on kernel devs opening the links for MITM
> as HTTPS traffic is much harder to manipulate.
> Deterministic algorithm:
> For each file:
>   If not .svg:
>     For each line:
>       If doesn't contain `\bxmlns\b`:
>         For each link, `\bhttp://[^# \t\r\n]*(?:\w|/)`:
>           If both the HTTP and HTTPS versions
>           return 200 OK and serve the same content:
>             Replace HTTP with HTTPS.
> Signed-off-by: Alexander A. Klimov <>

Applied, thanks.


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