Giovanni Giorgi jj at
Tue Oct 31 09:18:51 UTC 2006

By the way you can give an hint to google.
When accessing to
you can reply with a special http reply"Moved"
to redirect it to
The search engine will update itself in a snap.
Bye bye

On 10/30/06, Ken Causey <ken at> wrote:
> I would like to suggest that the community get used to using
> in preference to our usual
> .
> As has been correctly pointed out there is a long history in the search
> engines of minnow URLs and while it would be nice for those to continue
> to work in the long run, I don't think it is realistic that GA. Tech is
> going to want their hostname used on a server which they do not host or
> maintain.
> I think we simply need to face the reality that at some point we are
> going to lose that URL.  To that end I suggest that we immediately begin
> using in every case.
> I have it setup so that URLs like are
> correctly redirected for now and once the Swiki is moved hopefully the
> same URLs will work later.
> Hopefully if we start using these URLs sooner than later the search
> engines will begin picking them up even before the use is necessary.
> Realistically we are going to have trouble with search engines for a
> long time to come, but it can only help to get started now.
> Ken

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