Add redirects for incoming links to old website #6

bittner opened this Issue Jul 8, 2012 · 0 comments


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bittner commented Jul 8, 2012

There are several sources that point to pages of the old website (included in e.g. We should figure those out and provide clean redirects to the appropriate pages of our current website.

Links with hash-notation (e.g. will be a challenge for the webserver. We should decide if we deal with those at all if that's tricky. Such links would land on's home page - we won't lose users -, so we could limit our acting on Error404s that are raised.


  1. The discussion in provides a link to a Wiki article; this link completely breaks the website, as of today. To make it work the redirect should look like this: -->
    Therefore, the pattern for PermanentRedirects of references to old Wiki articles must be "/wiki/" --> "" on host ""
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