[Lazarus] https website for Lazarus

Marc Weustink marc at dommelstein.nl
Mon Mar 13 22:50:02 CET 2017

It is one of my plans to enable it for the lazarus sites. 


On March 13, 2017 6:08:14 PM GMT+01:00, Tony Whyman via Lazarus <lazarus at lists.lazarus-ide.org> wrote:
>Has anyone thought about supporting https on the Lazarus (and Free 
>Pascal) websites? Firefox, for example, is getting increasingly sniffy 
>about unprotected websites and for good reason.
>It would also be useful to protect the svn feeds, if only to reduce the
>risk of a man in the middle attack sneaking something nasty into the 
>source code.
>Let's encrypt (https://letsencrypt.org/) seems to offer a very good
>service for https certificates where the objective is to protect the 
>connection and give reasonable confidence  that you are talking to the 
>named website, so there does not seem to be a cost reason why https is 
>not supported.
>Tony Whyman
>Lazarus mailing list
>Lazarus at lists.lazarus-ide.org

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