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Change HTTP Links to HTTPS in #16180

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U8NWXD commented Nov 13, 2017


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Description of the Change

Change HTTP links to HTTPS in since the linked-to sites support SSL/TLS

Alternate Designs

The alternative would be leaving the links as HTTP ones. This leaves users less secure while having only marginal user experience benefits.

Why Should This Be In Core?

The documentation changed is in Core.


Makes user interaction more secure by default.

Possible Drawbacks

Marginal potential for devices not supporting SSL/TLS and marginal performance hits when accessing the links.

Applicable Issues

Similar to issue #16167 and PR #16173

Change HTTP Links to HTTPS in
Similar to issue #16167 and PR #16173
Change links to `The Atom Flight Manual` and `Atom Slack team` to support SSL/TLS by changing URL to `https://`
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Signed-off-by: U8N WXD <>

@50Wliu 50Wliu merged commit acb2bb2 into atom:master Nov 13, 2017

@U8NWXD U8NWXD deleted the U8NWXD:fix-non-ssl-in-support branch Nov 17, 2017

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