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From Phil Steitz <>
Subject Re: [site] building and deploying (part I)
Date Sun, 09 Jan 2005 19:25:24 GMT
Alex Karasulu wrote:
> Phil Steitz wrote:
>> Looks great! I am making some changes to the naming site as we speak, 
>> so will get to test later today.  One thing I did at Brett's 
>> suggestion was to change the relative paths in the top level nav links 
>> to be absolute. We may want to think about doing that throughout.
> Having links stay relative kind of helps test out the site better in the 
> staging area I think.  As a general rule absolute links always cause me 
> problems.  Is there a specific reason why Brett recommended it?  I may 
> be missing something big here.

Its really just so that the sites can be built independently.  If 
someone uses the [naming] site from the release distro, it should not 
have broken links, which it will if the top links are relative.  I am 
just talking about the <links> at the top.


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