Constant URL references
h_wendel at cojobo.net
Thu Nov 13 21:59:24 EET 2003
On Thu, Nov 13, 2003 at 07:27:49PM +1100, Malcolm Tredinnick wrote:
> For documents like the Desktop Entry Standard, could we have a link in
> the directory containing the spec that points to the latest version?
> This way documents can point to a URL and know that it will always be
> the most recent version of the specification document. Pointing to
> something like
> http://www.freedesktop.org/Standards/desktop-entry-spec/desktop-entry-spec-0.9.4.html will go out of date when 0.9.5 is released.
> We should keep the versioned filename as well, of course. But just a
> symlink from, say, desktop-entry-spec.html to the latest version would
> be nice.
I think this is a good idea, I added the creation of a symlink to the latest version as specname-latest.html and in the latest subdir to the script.
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