Martin Buchholz martinrb at google.com
Thu Aug 30 23:25:07 UTC 2018

On Wed, Mar 19, 2014 at 1:57 PM, <mark.reinhold at oracle.com> wrote:

> > It would also be nice if the Mercurial repositories were available
> > over HTTPS, not just HTTP.
> Agreed.  That's in the long-term plan.
Four years later ...
we ran into an actual problem with the Mercurial repositories being http:
instead of https:

Partly due to Google's initiative, http is increasingly seen as being
insecure, and so it is no surprise that a google-internal mercurial
mirroring tool refused to work with the openjdk mercurial repositories.

(Meanwhile, other content served by Oracle, like the javadocs, has migrated
to https)

> - Mark
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