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RE: [wwwdocs] Update links to C++ ABI

Gerald --

I think that the GitHub address is more canonical at this point, so I would recommend that.  That said, I would expect the address to work "forever"; Mentor IT has set up permanent redirects for addresses from that domain.

Thank you,

Mark Mitchell
Mentor Graphics
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Gerald Pfeifer []
> Sent: Sunday, August 26, 2012 10:02 AM
> To: Ian Lance Taylor; Mitchell, Mark
> Cc:; Jonathan Wakely;
> Subject: Re: [wwwdocs] Update links to C++ ABI
> On Sun, 26 Aug 2012, Ian Lance Taylor wrote:
> >> It used to be as of
> >> lately, and now redirects to
> abi/ .
> >>
> >> I went ahead and updated all our references per the patch below.
> > I don't think that is wise.  The document itself promises that the
> > permanent URL is .  No other URL is
> > promised to be permanent.  I think we should link to the permanent
> > as long as it continues to work.
> Well, the document itself also carries "Revised 20 March 2001" in line
> 2. ;-)
> Mark, any recommendation from your side?  Is it fine to refer to the
> new address?
> (Linking to a page that redirects makes verifying the accuracy of links
> tricky.)
> Gerald

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