Re: Anonymous read-only access and Vcs-* [Re: Alioth status update, take 3]
On Wednesday, May 25, 2011 07:20:01 AM James Vega wrote:
> On Wed, May 25, 2011 at 12:46:11PM +0200, Bernd Zeimetz wrote:
> > On 05/24/2011 01:00 AM, Michael Biebl wrote:
> > > Am 23.05.2011 22:35, schrieb Roland Mas:
> > >> - anonymous read-only access to the repositories is available by HTTP
> > >>
> > >> from wagner, at URLs that look like
> > >> http://anonscm.debian.org/$scm/$project for $scm in arch bzr darcs
> > >> git hg;
> > Please provide a proper gitweb instance or at least a proxy at that url
> > to the anonscm gitweb instanace.
> The old URLs now redirect to the new ones, so nothing should be broken.
"Will now redirect" is not the same as "unchanged". While this does change
the urgency of updating the relevant VCS- fields in debian/control, I don't
think it avoids the need to update them eventually.
Was there some discussion of this with Alioth users before it got changed?