Re: Indirect references -Reply

Walter Ian Kaye (boo@best.com)
Sat, 2 Mar 1996 19:34:10 -0800


Message-Id: <v02120d00ad5ec29a9564@[205.149.180.135]>
Date: Sat, 2 Mar 1996 19:34:10 -0800
To: www-html@w3.org
From: boo@best.com (Walter Ian Kaye)
Subject: Re: Indirect references -Reply
Cc: bentz@ai.mit.edu

At 2:23p 03/02/96, Charles Peyton Taylor wrote:
>Don't redirects solve that?  I mean, if you're running
>a spider (I run MOMspider) you'll see the redirects
>and update the links.
>
>I thought everyone was doing this.   What I do
>is run MOMspider once a week, and update
>redirected links to their new location.  If I change
>the location of my pages, I usually re-direct for a while,
>then stop (since everyone else who was running a
>spider has noticed that the location has changed).


What the heck is MOMspider? (Everyone is not doing this, because everyone
does not know what it is!) And on which platform(s) does it run? Who wrote
it? Is it free? Where did you hear of it? What exactly does it do to pages?

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