[greenstone-users] Greenstone Urls

From Gavin Spomer
DateMon, 17 Sep 2007 14:58:57 -0700
Subject [greenstone-users] Greenstone Urls
I've always wondered why some of the urls in Greenstone are so long. What's the meaning/purpose of all those dashes, digits and other characters that make the url so long? Having done my share of online programing with php, perl, embperl and a bit of cold fusion, a url like the following makes total sense to me:


But a url like the following has me scratching me noggin:


Why does this url have to be so long and ugly? (not very readable)

- Gavin