[RFC] Proposal to change the structure of the website view/download areas and handling of "testing" releases

Jeroen Coumans jeroen at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue May 18 03:06:36 PDT 2004


Anderson Lizardo said the following on 18-05-2004 06:43:
> On Monday 17 May 2004 09:43, Kevin P. Fleming wrote:
> 
>>>* to keep the /view & /downloads directories tidy, we should move old
>>>releases to the lfs-museum. This because of mirror disk space
>>>restrictions. I suggest to keep the daily renderings for just a day and
>>>the tagged renderings for the lifetime of a branch. Eg. when 6.0 is
>>>released, we clean all tagged pre-releases.
>>
>>Agreed; I intended to put that in my proposal but forgot. When a book
>>becomes stable then all the "testing" releases of that book go to the
>>museum.
> 
> 
> And then the news items break again :).

Unless we use the museum directly for all dated renders & downloads. In 
that case, everything which requires a stable URL points to the museum 
(news, release announcements, test requests, etc.), but the daily render 
on the website can remain in {view,downloads}.

-- 
Groeten/Greetings,
Jeroen Coumans
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www.jeroencoumans.nl



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