[ZWeb] REVISIT: Switch zope.org search to google
Wed, 16 Oct 2002 11:28:08 -0400
Paul Everitt wrote:
> On mercredi, oct 16, 2002, at 17:08 Europe/Paris, Shane Hathaway wrote:
>> Paul Everitt wrote:
>>> Alas, this would require migration from Python 1.5.2/Zope 2.3.<hack>
>>> to Python 2.x/Zope 2.6. This is a
>>> non-trivial exercise, or at least it is complicated enough that it
>>> isn't a scheduled activity.
>> Why not? As a test, I once migrated zope.org to Python 2.1/Zope 2.4.
>> I could see no breakage. The only hard part was copying the 2 GB
>> Data.fs to my box.
> If it's that easy, then obviously it should be done. I'm not sure
> though how to get from "we agree it should be done" to getting it done.
The next step is to test running zope.org on Zope 2.6. Copying 2 GB is
still hard, but I could do it if no one else wants to sign up.
> Perhaps the decision will come down that zope.org will never use a
> non-Zope search engine. If that's the case, then our efforts should
> indeed go into making something happen.
I would also be in favor of moving to Google as a short-term measure.