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Re: Invalid X.509 certificate for

From: Jim Meyering
Subject: Re: Invalid X.509 certificate for
Date: Tue, 19 Apr 2016 14:07:38 -0700

On Tue, Apr 19, 2016 at 1:09 PM, Glenn Morris <address@hidden> wrote:
> Ludovic Courtès wrote:
>> The X.509 certificate for aka. lacks
>> "" in its Common Name.  Thus, people get a warning when
>> trying to connect to <>.
>> Would it be possible to add "" to the certificate?
> I asked the FSF sysadmins about this when we originally got https, over
> a year ago. At the time, we concluded it wasn't worth the bother.
> It either required buying another cert, or some non-trivial configuration.
> Maybe things have changed since then, eg
> I'm tempted to just wait till the existing cert expires in November.
> Personally I've never much liked the "bugs" alias anyway...

It would be nice to support it. We (coreutils, grep, diffutils and
probably others) tend to prefer the shorter URLs, so actually have
commit hooks that detect/reject use of URLs in commit
messages, and require the shorter version.

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