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Re: subversion.org web site needs a front page - any volunteers?

From: Julian Foad <julian.foad_at_wandisco.com>
Date: Tue, 30 Nov 2010 13:23:29 +0000

On Tue, 2010-11-30, Mark Phippard wrote:
> On Tue, Nov 30, 2010 at 8:12 AM, Julian Foad <julian.foad_at_wandisco.com> wrote:
> > I think subversion.org needs a front page with some basic "Point you to
> > where you need to go" links. I just tried browsing and found:
> >
> > * subversion.org and www.subversion.org redirect to svncorp.org.
> > That's probably not what most people are looking for.
>
> I thought this was all intentional and discussed before (when we moved
> to ASF)? Once the dissolution of the corp is clearly in our rearview
> mirror we can just direct to our normal home page, which is what makes
> the most sense in the long term. I would be -1 on creating any new
> web pages and personally I would be +1 on just putting the redirect to
> our Apache home in place now. I do not think it is liklely that there
> are many people looking for svncorp.

I would also be +1 with just making the whole domain redirect to
subversion.a.o. Or, if anyone feels it's worth it, something just a bit
more sophisticated that also redirects "buildbot.subversion.org" to the
appropriate s.a.o buildbot page.

I agree that's better than any new web pages.

- Julian
Received on 2010-11-30 14:24:09 CET

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