[Seaside] Seaside and absolute URLs
tblanchard at mac.com
Wed Oct 10 18:57:52 UTC 2007
Yeah, I'm gonna keep hacking that out then.
First - there's no apache when I'm developing.
Second - not a lot of hosting providers have approved apache 2 (like
Third - moving an image to a new box where the hostname has been set
prevents access to the web tools to change the host name.
I don't mind if it is syntactically wrong if it works right. I don't
much like it if it is syntactically right but doesn't work at all.
On Oct 10, 2007, at 9:17 AM, Lukas Renggli wrote:
>> I don't get why seaside insists on generating absolute urls at all.
>> It seems to be bad practice.
> HTTP redirects are required to be absolute. Most browser can handle
> relative redirects, but it is syntactically wrong.
>> Consider one apache doing load
>> balancing to multiple application servers. Seems more flexible to
>> use relative urls (and, in fact, this is the first hack I make to any
>> seaside - I kill off the absolute url code).
> That's not a issue, because Seaside can automatically detect the
> currently used host-name using Apache 2.
> Lukas Renggli
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