[OSGeo-Discuss] URL

Christopher Schmidt crschmidt at crschmidt.net
Mon Aug 11 16:18:14 PDT 2008

On Tue, Aug 12, 2008 at 01:01:34AM +0200, Markus Neteler wrote:
> On Mon, Aug 11, 2008 at 9:46 PM, Jason Birch <Jason.Birch at nanaimo.ca> wrote:
> > I don't think that it was specifically dropped, it just wasn't made a
> > requirement for new projects coming into OSGeo.
> >
> > There are project pages on the OSGeo site (like
> > http://www.osgeo.org/grass - just product info "fliers") but from there
> > the project URL can be anything from external host-based (like
> > http://grass.osgeo.org/ - which is non-canonical, this seems to be the
> > same as grass.itc.it)
> Jason,
> grass.itc.it and others are the mirror sites of http://grass.osgeo.org/ (which
> is the master site).
> @All:
> I would appreciate to see all projects using the "project.osgeo.org"
> scheme, even only with a redirection. Just to apply a generic scheme
> and provide transparency to our users...

"Using" in what way? As the primary URL that they set up, or simply
ensuring that it's set up as part of the project's incubation? 

Christopher Schmidt
Web Developer

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