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From: "Alexander A. Klimov" <>
Cc: "Alexander A. Klimov" <>
Subject: [PATCH] Replace HTTP links with HTTPS ones: kdump
Date: Sat, 27 Jun 2020 12:31:51 +0200
Message-ID: <> (raw)

Reduces attack surface on kernel devs opening the links for MITM
as HTTPS traffic is much harder to manipulate.

Deterministic algorithm:
For each file:
  If not .svg:
    For each line:
      If doesn't contain `\bxmlns\b`:
        For each link, `\bhttp://[^# \t\r\n]*(?:\w|/)`:
          If both the HTTP and HTTPS versions
          return 200 OK and serve the same content:
            Replace HTTP with HTTPS.

Signed-off-by: Alexander A. Klimov <>
 If there are any URLs to be removed completely or at least not HTTPSified:
 Just clearly say so and I'll *undo my change*.
 See also

 If there are any valid, but yet not changed URLs:

 Documentation/admin-guide/kdump/kdump.rst | 10 +++++-----
 1 file changed, 5 insertions(+), 5 deletions(-)

diff --git a/Documentation/admin-guide/kdump/kdump.rst b/Documentation/admin-guide/kdump/kdump.rst
index 2da65fef2a1c..8cfa35f777f5 100644
--- a/Documentation/admin-guide/kdump/kdump.rst
+++ b/Documentation/admin-guide/kdump/kdump.rst
@@ -65,20 +65,20 @@ Install kexec-tools
 2) Download the kexec-tools user-space package from the following URL:
 This is a symlink to the latest version.
 The latest kexec-tools git tree is available at:
 - git://
 There is also a gitweb interface available at
 More information about kexec-tools can be found at
 3) Unpack the tarball with the tar command, as follows::
@@ -511,7 +511,7 @@ dump kernel.
 You can also use the Crash utility to analyze dump files in Kdump
 format. Crash is available on Dave Anderson's site at the following URL:
 Trigger Kdump on WARN()

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Thread overview: 7+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-06-27 10:31 Alexander A. Klimov [this message]
2020-07-01  7:38 ` Simon Horman
2020-07-01  7:58 ` Dave Young
2020-07-01 17:33   ` Alexander A. Klimov
2020-07-08  3:17     ` Dave Young
2020-07-08  3:20       ` Alexander A. Klimov
2020-07-08  3:25         ` Dave Young

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