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Subject: [gopher] Re: PyGopherd UMN Broken
From: John Goerzen <jgoerzen@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 7 Aug 2002 09:41:31 -0500
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On Wed, Aug 07, 2002 at 01:48:29AM -0500, Aaron J. Angel wrote:

> I can't seem to get .Links working.  From what I read from the handler 
> in the comments, it only merges when path begins with ./ or ~/?  Does 
> that mean it discards everything else?  If so, why?  UMN doesn't do 
> this, IIRC; the whole point of .Links is to provide external links, 
> otherwise it'd be fairly useful.

The gopherd manpage from UMN will probably be helpful to you.

Let me give you an example for a .Links file:


A .names file might look like this:

Name=OfflineIMAP mail synchronizer

Note though that .names and .Links are merely convention; you can combine
the two, or use entirely different filenames.

John Goerzen <jgoerzen@xxxxxxxxxxxx>    GPG: 0x8A1D9A1F

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