[development] Outstanding issues with .htaccess, settings.php or robots.txt on Drupal 6?

Zohar Stolar - Linnovate z.stolar at gmail.com
Mon Nov 10 13:34:42 UTC 2008

I was uncertain (still am) about the necessity of this modification, so 
I didn't create an issue yet.

Here's where it is now: http://drupal.org/node/332439

I also came across this one: http://drupal.org/node/69262

Gábor Hojtsy wrote:

> On what Drupal project issue URL is this suggestion tracked?
> Gábor
> On Mon, Nov 10, 2008 at 1:51 PM, זהר סטולר - לינווייט
> <z.stolar at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Gábor Hojtsy wrote:
>>> Therefore I am asking if you have any issues with these existing two
>>> patches to sound your concerns before they are committed (avoid the
>>> next Drupal version to come with changes to these files). Also, if you
>>> have other issues against these files, which you think should be
>>> resolved sooner then later, it is the time to put them into the
>>> spotlight.
>> If user-friendliness is a desired goal, then maybe it's the opportunity to
>> uncomment one of the suggestions in .htaccess, regarding the access to the
>> site with/without the www prefix (preferably keeping the one WITH www).
>> Having them both creates duplicates (any seo expert around here to explain
>> the effect of that?), and by default it is not sharing session cookies (last
>> time I checked at least), which leads to confusions ("hey! why am I thrown
>> out of that site?!").
>> Probably many of the mentioned patches to this file, are in these lines.
>> Savvy users will probably know how to change the values, if they really need
>> to.

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