[Catalog-sig] www.python.org/pypi might redirect?

"Martin v. Löwis" martin at v.loewis.de
Thu Jul 12 23:12:55 CEST 2007

> www.python.org/pypi does use mod_proxy to provide PyPI access from the
> old URL; it's possible these users were going through www.python.org.

I wonder why that is. Would there be anything wrong with making that
a (permanent) redirect instead?

Users of the old URL should see a speedup if they do many requests;
all relative URLs would directly go to cheeseshop, rather than having
to pass through www.python.org again.


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