[Zope] making a static snapshot

Steve McMahon steve@reidmcmahon.com
Thu, 01 May 2003 15:36:02 -0700

 > 1) don't use relative URLs,

Good advice. Not only is your site hard to mirror, but it's a robot 
trap. IMHO, cyclic URLs are a sign that you're mis-using aquisition.

Another note: Make sure that links to folders end in slashes. Some 
mirroring programs can't handle the BASE HREF that Zope uses to correct 
the usage.

Paul Winkler wrote:
> On Thu, May 01, 2003 at 12:55:50PM +0200, martin f krafft wrote:
>>i wonder if there are ways to create a static snapshot of a Zope
>>site. standard mirroring tools exist, sure, but due to acquisition,
>>one object can potentially have one million URLs, so standard
>>mirroring won't work. has anyone else thought about this?
> yup. It's a pain. May I suggest:
> 1) don't use relative URLs,
> 2) avoid using relative URLs, and
> 3) get rid of relative URLs.
> ....


Steve McMahon
Reid-McMahon, LLC