annoying web page auto-redirect
David.Herron at Sun.COM
Thu May 17 19:38:54 PDT 2007
Oh, hmm, the openjdk.dev.java.net was our temporary site we used
after the first Java Freedom Day (Nov 13). For this second Java
Freedom Day we moved to the permanent home at openjdk.java.net.
I was looking at the main page today and agree, it's a lot shorter
than the previous one.
- David Herron
On May 17, 2007, at 6:58 PM, Eric Smith wrote:
> The page at
> has a link titled "OpenJDK" which points to the URL
> That URL appears to have interesting and useful information, but it
> has a meta tag that forces an immediate redirect to a different page:
> To see more than a momentary glimpse of the former page, I had to
> use wget to download it, and edit out the redirect.
> Is that redirect really necessary? The "What you will find here"
> section of the former page actually seemed useful, and is missing
> from the latter page. I don't see any equivalent of that section
> elsewhere; maybe updated info could be put on the new page?
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