I think this is a great day one idea but by 3 months,.the project should be having a website to start that ball rolling. This might be too much of a crutch.
On Sun, Apr 15, 2018, 11:10 John D. Ament <johndam...@apache.org> wrote: > Based on some of the on going discussions, wanted to get opinions on how to > get podling websites bootstrapped a bit easier. > > When I review https://incubator.apache.org/guides/sites.html it seems > pretty clear what we expect on a podling website. I'm wondering if during > the bootstrapping phase (first 3 months or so of the project at Apache, in > my mind at least) it would be OK if the podlings website just redirected to > their status page. > > This avoid unnecessary 404's for the project, and gives them some time to > move their infrastructure over. Once they have their website up and > running (either migrated or created from scratch) then they can switch the > redirect to point to their actual content. > > I would imagine this can be done with a .htaccess file, similar to what's > done for retired podlings. > > Thoughts? >