[tor-project] Plan to retire Globe
karsten at torproject.org
Tue Apr 26 07:26:51 UTC 2016
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On 25/04/16 15:05, Lunar wrote:
>> Tim Wilson-Brown - teor transcribed 1.8K bytes:
>>> Can we redirect globe.torproject.org to atlas.torproject.org?
>>> Are their search syntaxes similar enough that we can redirect
>>> fingerprint searches from Globe to Atlas? (Are there any other
>>> systems that automatically generate Globe links that we'll have
>>> to update?)
>> We could probably do this without so much effort, yes. For
>> fingerprints the redirect would be from e.g.:
For searches it would be:
>> https://globe.torproject.org/#/search/query=noether to
>> However this means we either leave the Globe machine up and
>> configure its Apache to do that, or we change the DNS for
>> globe.torproject.org to point to the Atlas machine and tell
>> Atlas' Apache instance to do that.
> As far as I understand web technologies, the anchor is not sent to
> and not through Apache.
> If globe.torproject.org is kept as a separate virtual host, the
> rewriting code can be sent only to people visiting asking for
> globe.torproject.org. As this requires no change to Atlas' code,
> this solution feels cleaner to me.
Sounds good to me. I started writing that redirection code here:
Please improve! Thanks!
All the best,
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