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Re: d-i GUI 404

also sprach Frans Pop <aragorn@tiscali.nl> [2005.08.23.1035 +0200]:
> I have added a wml file with a redirect to the WIKI (borrowed from another 
> place where the same construction was used). Please test that it works in 
> about 4 hours from now (will try myself too if I don't forget).

Works fine in Firefox, w3m, Konqueror, and Opera. This meta refresh
is an ancient technique that I am sure most browsers support.

Usually though, it's common practice to also add stuff to the body

  You will be redirected momentarily. If you continue seeing this
  message, please [click here].

> after a specified number of seconds, with the option of replacing it by a 
> different URI. Authors should not use this technique to forward users to 
> different pages, as this makes the page inaccessible to some users. Instead, 
> automatic page forwarding should be done using server-side redirects.

Sure, but they are not always possible.

Or does the www.debian.org site allow .htaccess files? If so, maybe
try putting the following into a .htaccess file in a directory
called gtk-frontend:

  Redirect permanent / http://wiki.debian.net/?DebianInstallerGUI

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