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Re: Pubrules: Use https for /TR documents

From: Philippe Le Hegaret <plh@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 1 Aug 2016 09:31:41 -0400
To: Denis Ah-Kang <denis@w3.org>, Shane McCarron <shane@spec-ops.io>, Tobie Langel <tobie.langel@gmail.com>, Marcos Caceres <w3c@marcosc.com>, "Tab Atkins Jr." <jackalmage@gmail.com>, Antonio Olmo Titos <antonio@w3.org>, Mike West <mkwst@google.com>
Cc: spec-prod <spec-prod@w3.org>, Chairs <chairs@w3.org>
Message-ID: <aec954b8-dc50-02c2-0590-bbf9b340c88f@w3.org>
Thank you to everyone who got this done!

Mike West, for pushing us forward.

Marcos, Tab, and Shane, for taking constant care of bikeshed and respec.

Denis and Antonio, for involving our back and front tools forward.

Editors in general, for their patience and understanding while we're 
moving our tools forward.

Thank you,


On 08/01/2016 03:14 AM, Denis Ah-Kang wrote:
> On 06/21/2016 11:31 PM, Philippe Le Hegaret wrote:
>> On 05/09/2016 09:19 AM, Philippe Le Hegaret wrote:
>>> Chairs, Editors,
>>> Tool makers,
>>> we had requests to use https in the /TR documents for quite sometime now
>>> so here is a proposal.
>>> Timeline:
>>> The current target for deployment is July 1st, to give enough time for
>>> folks to comment and tools to adapt.
>> To ensure that we do proper testing on our side (we're missing some
>> person cycles otherwise), we moved the target date to August 1st, which
>> will match the date of retirement of the old pubrules tool.
> The day has finally come. With the official release of the new
> pubrules [1], we now require people to switch the TR links to https.
> The spec generators like Bikeshed and Respec have been updated to handle
> that switch so if you are using these tools, you probably have nothing
> to do.
> As usual, if you want to make sure your documents are ready to be
> published, you should check them with pubrules [2].
> Feel free to report issues on irc (#pub) or github [3].
> Denis
> [1] https://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/spec-prod/2016JulSep/0021.html
> [2] https://www.w3.org/pubrules/
> [3] https://github.com/w3c/specberus
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