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Using the 'update-copyright' script from gnulib:
git ls-files | UPDATE_COPYRIGHT_HOLDER='all contributors' \
lists.gnu.org is no longer accessible via FTP.
HTTPS allows some level of security(*) and we've actually
supported it on 80x24.org for many months, now. So, point new
readers to it.
Moving away from hostname-based homepages will allow us to save
on subjectAltName space (and bandwith) when negotiating an HTTPS
connection. We'll also have an .onion mirror for Tor users,
soon, too; in case we can't afford to pay ICANN in the future.
(assuming TLS libraries don't have any more Heartblead-level
bugs in them, CAs aren't compromised, MITM HTTPS stripping
proxies don't get in your way, and your certificate bundle isn't
perlpod(1) is already installed by default on Debian and
RedHat-based systems; and probably most modern *nixes; pandoc(1)
(and Haskell) are not.
POD also more standardized than Markdown (which flavor? :P),
especially for generating manpages. So save any potential
documentation editors some disk space by not forcing them to install
Haskell and pandoc.
Finally, I'm a mildly proficient in Perl and do not know Haskell
at all and have a better chance at reading/hacking the source if
the document generator breaks.