On Sun, 2019-09-29 at 16:54 +0200, Thomas Deutschmann wrote: > Hi, > > while I invested some time in the past updating thirdpartymirrors to add > HTTPS where possible too, I see no point in dropping non-HTTPS mirrors: > > Just make sure that HTTPS mirrors are listed first.
This sounds like you're wrongly assuming that the package managers are going to consult mirrors in order. This isn't true. > From security point of view, we don't get anything from HTTPS because we > maintain and validate checksums for distfiles and thirdpartymirrors file > is only used for distfiles. > I'm really glad you've ignored the entire point I made in my original post. -- Best regards, Michał Górny
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