Wiki migration -- redirect from old wiki
From: Julian Foad <julianfoad_at_apache.org>
Date: Mon, 25 Jun 2018 17:04:41 +0100
Johan Corveleyn wrote on 2018-04-22 in "Re: Wiki migration complete -- new wiki is now live":
I have just updated the existing Subversion site nav menu and web pages to point to the new wiki.
Now, as a minimum we need to redirect from
Johan: what is the recipe/regex for converting PAGE[#FRAGMENT]? The PAGE part seems to be unchanged, at least in simple cases.
How/where do we configure a redirect from the wiki.a.o subdomain? Ask infra?
I see we already have some redirects from subversion.a.o/... configured in site/publish/.htaccess; I have just updated this one:
So far we're just talking about simple redirects. It would be a whole step better if we could publish the new Wiki's pages as an overlay onto Subversion's own top-level URL namespace:
From a site design or information design perspective that presents a much better joined-up site, and changing the back-end from MoinMoin to Confluence or to/from plain HTML wouldn't force us to change the URLs in our web pages and source code and docs. Also, much of our web-page material would be easier to maintain using the wiki's editor than as raw HTML.
Any idea where to start with that?
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