[REBOL] Re: Community (was IOS).
From: gscottjones:mchsi at: 20-Mar-2002 10:16
From: "Porter Woodward"
> All -
> what about making index.r files visible to search engines? Depending on
> much control over your web server you have, it could be easy to serve
> index.r as the default for directories. Apache and IIS make this a
> relatively trivial process. Just setup the server to serve index.r,
> index.html, index.htm, etc. In that order.
> Now - you may ask - what happens when a plain-jane web browser hits that
> index.r? Well, unless we have a standard way of detecting the requestor
> (e.g. browser type) and taking the appropriate action, it won't do us much
> good. So every index.r (or other publicly accessible rebol page) should
> probably do a quick check to see if it's being requested by a REBOL
> if so it should just hand over the code. Otherwise, it should probably
> print some nice HTML message for older browsers to understand.
A file contaning something like the following works on my wife's website.
IE opens it as a webpage. /View opens the embedded REBOL script.
view layout [text "Hello, World!"]
That is a very clever idea that you have. I don't know why it wasn't more