I investigated the cvs gnu webpage system for GNU webpages,
now I see how it works...
I learned that the updates to https://www.gnu.org/software/gsrc/package-list.html
are CVS update, the cronjob might not be on a GNU-owned machine. The cronjob is not working. It doesn't show the list.
So I just CVS-updated from my machine. Maybe we can do without the