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Nov 3, 2011, 2:41 PM
Post #18 of 24
On Thu, 03 Nov 2011 14:35:47 -0700, Brion Vibber <brion [at] pobox> wrote:
Re: Native HTTPS support live on all projects
[In reply to]
> On Sat, Oct 8, 2011 at 3:58 AM, Roan Kattouw <roan.kattouw [at] gmail>
>> On Sat, Oct 8, 2011 at 11:38 AM, William Allen Simpson
>> <william.allen.simpson [at] gmail> wrote:
>> > As a user of HTTPS Everywhere ever since it was announced, I look
>> > to the improved rulesets.
>> Apparently, my ruleset is already included in the development version
>> of HTTPSEverywhere. That is to say, I got a bug report from someone
>> who installed the development build and hit a bug in my ruleset
>> (missing exception for a .wikimedia.org domain that doesn't support
>> HTTPS). I was kind of surprised the ruleset had been included because
>> I did say it was experimental, but I guess it's fine since it's the
>> development build :) .
>> I have asked Ryan to provide a list of all .wikimedia.org domains that
>> do not support HTTPS, so I can complete the exclusion list in a
>> systematic way (rather than by trial and error in my own browser).
>> When that's happened, I believe we can declare the ruleset to be
>> stable and ask the HE folks to ship it.
> Any update on this?
> I just did a fresh install of HTTPS Everywhere and it's still using the
> https://secure.wikimedia.org/ rules.
> -- brion
HTTPS Everyehwere's release period is slow... incredibly slow.
It took ages for the mediawiki.org rules that were already ready and in
their repo to finally be released.
~Daniel Friesen (Dantman, Nadir-Seen-Fire) [http://daniel.friesen.name]
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