[Framework-Team] Re: Base tag
Geir Bækholt · Plone Solutions
baekholt at plonesolutions.com
Sat Mar 10 11:01:54 UTC 2007
On 9. mar. 2007, at 17.22, Laurence Rowe wrote:
>> I would vote for keeping the base tag anyway, as it would make the
>> site not break if someone makes a wrong link somewhere.
>> Another possibility to help this would be to make all folderish
>> content redirect to get the trailing slash, like Apache does.
> +1 on redirecting
> Historically the Zope mantra has been to return data rather than
> redirect to save the overhead of processing an extra request. Plone
> is a complex application and I suspect this overhead is negligible
> compared to rendering a page. Matching Apache's behaviour would
> make things conceptually simpler.
> INonStructuralFolders should probably not have a trailing slash
If INonStructuralFolders don't redirect and don't have base tags,
relative links to the objects contained in them may easily break.
They exhibit the exact same behavior as normal folders…
Geir Bækholt · Managing Director · Plone Solutions
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