Uniquely identifying each & every html template

Ferrous Cranus nikos.gr33k at gmail.com
Wed Jan 23 10:15:24 CET 2013


Τη Τρίτη, 22 Ιανουαρίου 2013 11:08:57 μ.μ. UTC+2, ο χρήστης Dennis Lee Bieber έγραψε:
> On Mon, 21 Jan 2013 22:49:31 -0800 (PST), Ferrous Cranus
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> <nikos.gr33k at gmail.com> declaimed the following in
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> gmane.comp.python.general:
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> > You are right, it cannot be done.
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> > So i have 2 options .
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> > Either identify an .html file from its "filepath" or from its "hash".
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> > Which method do you advice me to utilize?
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> 	The hash identifies based upon the file contents -- any edit to the
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> file will result in a different hash (and if the hash system isn't large
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> enough, you may even encounter collisions where two or more files have
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> the same hash). However, moving or renaming the file should still
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> produce the same hash.
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> 	Path/name at least lets the file contents be edited. Anything that
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> changes the path/name will be seen as a new file.
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> 	Which condition is most useful to your needs: allowing free content
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> edits while keeping the counter tied to the end URL; or tying the
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> counter to a fixed page but letting the URL to that page change.

The best would be to:

Allow free content edits, while the URL to that page may also change.



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