Re: Some questions for the candidates...
Anthony Towns wrote:
> On Wed, Mar 06, 2002 at 11:05:32PM +0100, Josip Rodin wrote:
> > On Wed, Mar 06, 2002 at 07:45:02PM +1000, Anthony Towns wrote:
> > > Refs relative to: http://lists.debian.org/debian-devel-announce/.
> > > Is it just me, or does having the year and list name both appear twice
> > > in these urls really suck?
> > A few other people noticed this. The last directory in the path still has
> > it all repeated primarily because that made it less likely for me to
> > accidentally dump two different lists into the same directory while
> > rewriting scripts to use subdirectories.
> Could you make a set of symlinks or something available then, and have the
> web interface use it? Trying to paste urls for -devel-announce archives
> is painful.
Check how I'm abbreviating those URLs for DWN, there's a rewrite rule
that can shorten the URL by sizeof ($list) + sizeof ($year) + 2.
The MS-DOS filesystem is nice for removable media. -- H. Peter Anvin