nice new hackage urls

Johan Tibell johan.tibell at
Tue Jul 7 16:52:01 EDT 2009

On Tue, Jul 7, 2009 at 10:00 PM, Thomas DuBuisson <
thomas.dubuisson at> wrote:

> > I now realise we need a bit more :-)
> >
> > So the issue is that we'd like to be able to specify a server by a
> > single URL and be able to find everything else relative to that. Ideally
> > we would do that by some discovery mechanism rather than hard coding
> > relative URLs into the clients, but in the mean time...
> >From what you've said my imagination makes me think of a page at
> $URL/jumptable that gives a list of hard coded services and their
> location on the server.  For example, $URL/jumptable might return:

To be RESTfull this should just be $URL to avoid forcing servers to have a
resource called jumptable.

-- Johan
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