In Body URI references

Stephane Bortzmeyer stephane at sources.org
Sun Jun 13 14:37:17 BST 2021


On Sun, Jun 13, 2021 at 03:17:35PM +0200,
 Jonathan McHugh <indieterminacy at libre.brussels> wrote 
 a message of 48 lines which said:

> Does anybody have advanced policies to demarcate the citation and
> have the URL below?

This is probably a job for the CMS, not for Gemini itself.

> Is there a style like Bit.ly for url shortening? Which still
> respects Gemini design principles?

I don't think any URI redirector could respect Gemini design
principles. For instance, these redirectors are a privacy issue.

> Would it be interesting for there to be a (de)centralised site, which
> provides?:
> * A dictionary of url links
> * Appropriate hashes that can be used for publishing or client
> (re)interpretations.

WHat is exactly the problem you are trying to solve? I can imagine
some uses for such a site but I'm not sure which you had in mind.


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