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From: "Uwe Kleine-König" <>
To: Eric Wong <>
	Konstantin Ryabitsev <>
Subject: Re: generic message-id redirector
Date: Mon, 1 Feb 2021 14:26:30 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20210201111049.GA9584@dcvr>

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[adding Konstantin to Cc:]

On Mon, Feb 01, 2021 at 11:10:49AM +0000, Eric Wong wrote:
> Uwe Kleine-König <> wrote:
> > I'm currently trying to get up a public-inbox instance and I fail to
> > setup a generic message-id redirector as implements it.
> > That is a request to is redirected
> > to for a list "somelist"
> > that has a message with the given Message-Id.
> > 
> > I fail to find this feature in the code and wonder if it is a feature
> > that was added only to the public-inbox clone used to operate
> >
> PublicInbox::NewsWWW fallback lets //$host/$message_id work (no /r/).
> It can be run as a standalone PSGI, too, see examples/newswww.psgi

Huh, it seems I have to dig deeper into the internals of Plack. Thanks.

> At least it works on my Tor .onion mirror of lore:
> http://lore.czquwvybam4bgbro.onion/ and
> http://rskvuqcfnfizkjg6h5jvovwb3wkikzcwskf54lfpymus6mxrzw67b5ad.onion/
> To get /r/, you can use the "mount" directive in the
> Plack::Builder DSL as shown in example/newswww.psgi
> > Is there some additional code or configuration necessary to make this
> > work? Am I missing something?
> That said, I seem to recall existing before NewsWWW,
> so maybe it was something else, too.  (It may have even existed
> somewhere on before lore)

@Konstantin: It would be great if you shared how this is implemented on For me this redirection is so convenient I definitely
want to have it. I wonder if it is considered good by others, too. Then
maybe implement it in the core?!

Best regards

Pengutronix e.K.                           | Uwe Kleine-König            |
Industrial Linux Solutions                 | |

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  reply	other threads:[~2021-02-01 13:26 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 8+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-02-01 10:41 generic message-id redirector Uwe Kleine-König
2021-02-01 11:10 ` Eric Wong
2021-02-01 13:26   ` Uwe Kleine-König [this message]
2021-02-01 17:17     ` Eric Wong
2021-02-01 19:22     ` Konstantin Ryabitsev
2021-02-02  8:08       ` Uwe Kleine-König
2021-02-02 13:06         ` Konstantin Ryabitsev
2021-02-02 14:02           ` Uwe Kleine-König

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