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diff --git a/community/gsoc/project_ideas/download_backends.mdwn b/community/gsoc/project_ideas/download_backends.mdwn
index f794e814..c0bdc5b2 100644
--- a/community/gsoc/project_ideas/download_backends.mdwn
+++ b/community/gsoc/project_ideas/download_backends.mdwn
@@ -1,12 +1,12 @@
-[[!meta copyright="Copyright © 2009 Free Software Foundation, Inc."]]
+[[!meta copyright="Copyright © 2009, 2013 Free Software Foundation, Inc."]]
[[!meta license="""[[!toggle id="license" text="GFDL 1.2+"]][[!toggleable
id="license" text="Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this
document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.2 or
any later version published by the Free Software Foundation; with no Invariant
Sections, no Front-Cover Texts, and no Back-Cover Texts. A copy of the license
-is included in the section entitled
-[[GNU Free Documentation License|/fdl]]."]]"""]]
+is included in the section entitled [[GNU Free Documentation
[[!meta title="Use Internet Protocol Translators (ftpfs etc.) as Backends for Other Programs"]]
@@ -19,8 +19,9 @@ Download protocols like FTP, HTTP, BitTorrent etc. are very good candidates for
this kind of modularization: a program could simply use the download
functionality by accessing FTP, HTTP etc. translators.
-There is already an ftpfs translator in the Hurd tree, as well as an [httpfs
-translator on hurdextras](; however,
+There is already an [[hurd/translator/ftpfs]] translator in the Hurd tree, as
+well as an [[hurd/translator/httpfs]] on
+[hurdextras](; however,
these are only suitable for very simple use cases: they just provide the actual
file contents downloaded from the URL, but no additional status information
that are necessary for interactive use. (Progress indication, error codes, HTTP