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Re: [Savannah-help-public] missing SSL cert from savannah site

From: Sylvain Beucler
Subject: Re: [Savannah-help-public] missing SSL cert from savannah site
Date: Thu, 15 Oct 2009 20:51:17 +0200
User-agent: Mutt/1.5.20 (2009-06-14)

On Tue, Oct 13, 2009 at 08:44:01PM -0400, Richard Stallman wrote:
>     Hello Karl,
>     Thank you for going through all the background on this.
> What does that refer to?  Did Karl send you something he
> did not send to me?  I would like to see it.

Karl had sent the following which you received:

> That would be ideal, but the CAcert web site does not show signs of
> substantial progress.
> CAcert withdrew their request for inclusion in Mozilla in April 2007,
> stating they could not satisfactorily complete the required audit.
> ( The person
> who was the "Auditor" was one Ian Grigg, who then resigned in June 2009
> without the audit being completed.  I see no information about a
> replacement.
> According to (the place that
> tells you to look), there are
> many large-scale tasks that have to be addressed before they can
> satisfactorily complete an audit, some of which have been pending for
> years.
> A message from Ian dated yesterday
> is
> about the structure of the audit organization.  The fact that they are
> still debating at this level, and more importantly the lack of any
> recent information on their status pages, makes me think they are very
> far from inclusion.
> After this research today, my feeling is that we will be waiting for
> some additional amount of time measured in years, and that there is a
> significant probability that they will never succeed.
> If there is more positive news about CAcert inclusion in Mozilla, I
> would be glad to hear it.
> karl
> P.S. Jon: it's not about money.

Incidentally, we completed the documentation work on the login page,
pointing to and .


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