Draft of archive_news.pl script

Jeroen Coumans jeroen at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue Aug 26 00:06:50 PDT 2003


Hi Anderson Lizardo. You said the following on 08/26/03 04:50:
>>Also, do you have a method to automatically create the news id and a
>>link to a permanent location of that id? Example:
>>[cut]
> 
> It's possible, but to make sure that the newsid is unique, We have to 
> use MD5 keys (ddce269a1e3d054cae349621c198dd52). Maybe you've seen 
> something similar on news sites. Or we can add a "id" field to the 
> database format.

Ugh that's ugly :-(
We allready have an id for each newsitem. Can't we just use those? I 
promise that they will all be unique (within one year of course :-) )

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