[openstack-dev] [cinder][glance][horizon][keystone][nova][qa][swift] Feedback needed: Removal of legacy per-project vanity domain redirects

Daniel P. Berrange berrange at redhat.com
Wed Mar 8 16:31:23 UTC 2017

On Wed, Mar 08, 2017 at 09:12:59AM -0600, Monty Taylor wrote:
> Hey all,
> We have a set of old vanity redirect URLs from back when we made a URL
> for each project:
> cinder.openstack.org
> glance.openstack.org
> horizon.openstack.org
> keystone.openstack.org
> nova.openstack.org
> qa.openstack.org
> swift.openstack.org
> They are being served from an old server we'd like to retire. Obviously,
> moving a set of http redirects is trivial, but these domains have been
> deprecated for about 4 now, so we figured we'd clean house if we can.
> We know that the swift team has previously expressed that there are
> links out in the wild pointing to swift.o.o/content that still work and
> that they don't want to break anyone, which is fine. (although if the
> swift team has changed their minds, that's also welcome)
> for the rest of you, can we kill these rather than transfer them?

Does the server have any access log that could provide stats on whether
any of the subdomains are a receiving a meaningful amount of traffic ?
Easy to justify removing them if they're not seeing any real traffic.

If there's any referrer logs present, that might highlight which places
still have outdated links that need updating to kill off remaining

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