[ubuntu-server] Re: Ubuntu Server tips fortune?

Alan Pope alan at popey.com
Wed Jul 1 16:16:26 UTC 2009

2009/7/1 Eric Hammond <ehammond at thinksome.com>:
> Yes, if you're running a web site, there's not much reason to use
> somebody else's URL redirection service.
> However, from personal experience I would recommend you not create a
> public URL redirecting service as you'll end up spending far too much of
> your life fighting the spammers and phishers who try to abuse it :-\

Yeah, I appreciate that (having run one in the past). I was thinking
something like the go.msn.com that Microsoft seem to use all over
their site. It's a great way for us to have control over urls we're
sending people to.


More information about the ubuntu-server mailing list