One file for mirrors lists?

James Robertson jwrober at
Mon Sep 22 14:13:40 PDT 2003

Jeroen Coumans wrote:

> Hi Gerard Beekmans. You said the following on 09/22/03 22:16:
>> Hi,
>> I just updated the link speed for the LFS server and I had to edit 6
>> index.html files
>> Can't we simply link them together? They should all be identical
>> anyways.
> Note the different links in each of them - LFS has links to 
> lfs/news.html, BLFS to blfs/news.html etc. They also have different top 
> links although this could be handled with the templates. So linking them 
> together is out of the question IMHO. It should be possible to script 
> the creation of them though. I'll pass this on to Anderson, whom already 
> has a full todo list but who is much, much more qualified then me :-)
> In the mean time, I use Bluefish which has multiple file search & 
> replace (I'm too stupid to learn sed & friends). Couldn't live without 
> it while editing the site...

Can we use html includes?  I do this all the time on stuff I build. 
Does XHTML support this?  We can then have centralized common docs 
inserted (included) in all sorts of pages.


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