New bodhi bugfix release in production

Tom Hughes tom at
Wed Oct 26 11:57:03 UTC 2011

On 26/10/11 12:45, Kevin Kofler wrote:

> Maybe we could do what some sites like do and default to URLs
> which include BOTH the ID and the packagename-version list, but have Bodhi
> only actually use the ID and ignore the packagename-version entirely.
> See e.g.:
> (The first link is what the site produces by default, the second is what it
> used to produce before the package got renamed, the third is to prove you
> can write in anything and it will be ignored and the fourth is the
> equivalent of Bodhi's current ID-based URLs, which also works.)
> But I'd put the ID first so it's easier to rip off the ignored stuff from
> the link if a short URL is needed.

Many CMS systems and the like work in that way. It's also what things 
like stackoverflow do, for example:

where only the question number really matters - you can change the text 
which follows to anything.


Tom Hughes (tom at

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