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Re: [PATCH] test: report.at: avoid tiny new failure

From: Frank Heckenbach
Subject: Re: [PATCH] test: report.at: avoid tiny new failure
Date: Sun, 19 Jan 2020 18:07:28 +0100

Akim Demaille wrote:

> (Why do we promote https https?  What do we actually gain?  I can see
> it make machines work more and waste more electricity which is quite at
> odds with trying to be kind to the planet.  So I guess there must be some
> real added value, but which one?)


TL/DR: Prevents MITM (though in case of Bison downloads, checking
GPG signatures does the same, better, but must be done manually),
and user behaviour sniffing.

STL/DR: Google says so.


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