[doc] Breaking the wiki

Matt Zimmerman mdz at canonical.com
Fri Oct 22 12:59:38 CDT 2004

On Fri, Oct 22, 2004 at 08:02:25AM -0500, John Hornbeck wrote:

> It seems alot of work that is going into the wiki, such as renaming
> pages to conform to new standards we wish to have is breaking the old
> links.  We really need to make sure we are not causing more harm by
> changing the name, than we are doing good by changing the name.  The
> idea of place holders was brought up, saying we link the old page
> straight to the new one.  I like this idea and say we go for it, but do
> we keep a ongoing link from the old page?  I think this is something for
> discussion.

This is something that has always bothered me about moin...it doesn't seem
like a complex feature to implement a "rename page" function which would
automatically switch all of the links.  Does such a thing exist anywhere,
perhaps in a newer release?

 - mdz

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