[SPAM] Small URLs for the F13 Alpha release

Paul W. Frields stickster at gmail.com
Tue Mar 9 23:51:18 UTC 2010


On Tue, Mar 09, 2010 at 05:12:08PM -0500, Justin O'Brien wrote:
> On Tue, 2010-03-09 at 09:03 -0500, Paul W. Frields wrote:
> > I made up some tracking links for use in status reports like
> > Identi.ca, Facebook, Twitter, and other places you might want a short
> > URL:
> > 
> > http://is.gd/a2gnQ
> > http://bit.ly/c7fvDN
> > http://tinyurl.com/yemn9bj
> > 
> > These all evaluate out to:
> > 
> > http://fedoraproject.org/get-prerelease?stF13a
> > 
> > I added the line for 'st', status reports for microblogging and other
> > services, to the link tracking page here:
> > 
> > https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Link_tracking
> 
> I hate to be "that guy" but AFAIK none of those shortening services are
> Free as in Freedom (FaiF).  
> 
> A couple that are FaiF are:
> 
> http://2tu.us
> &
> http://ur1.ca
> 
> Both are Licensed Under the GNU General Public License Version 3.
> 
> Again sorry to be Bearded Free Software Hippie, but as Popeye the Sailor
> Man always said "I ams what I ams"

This is great, I had never heard of these before now.  Thanks for the
tips!


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