[tech] A '.well-known/' path for contact information?

Sean Conner sean at conman.org
Thu Jan 7 07:25:09 GMT 2021


It was thus said that the Great Jon once stated:
> On 06/01/21 22:00, Jason McBrayer wrote:
> > I think it's a good idea in principle, but it is maybe not well-suited
> > for multi-user sites, which a lot of Gemini sites are.
> 
> Hmm. I assumed that most sites were on their own domain.
> 
> On a multi-tenanted host, is each tenant generally confined to a unix
> homedir? For example `/~${USER}/*`. If that's the case, checking the
> users root before hitting the root shouldn't be unreasonable.

  It might not always be the case that a user's directory is marked by a
'~'.  For instance, on <gemini://republic.cirumlunar.space/> users are under
<gemini://republic.circumlunar.space/users/>.

  -spc



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