diff --git a/README.md b/README.md index d288e5972b2a11fe57897d9265b9de23a19c4080..7f287b1b386e98226a94a2c78d78dac945ed6556 100644 --- a/README.md +++ b/README.md @@ -1,26 +1,3 @@ -# Template GitLab Pages redirect +# Bio-IT community blogs renamed -A template repository used to redirect GitLab pages after a project rename. - -## How to use - -After renaming a project that uses GitLab pages, the old URL will return a 404. -Any links to the old URL will consequently break. - -The solution is to create a *dummy* repository that creates a GitLab page with a redirect to the new address. - -The steps: - -1. Clone this repository -2. Edit `index.html` and replace all occurrences of `REDIRECT_URL` with the GitLab pages URL of the new repository -3. Edit this README to provide additional information (see Caveats below) -4. Create a new project with the old name -5. Push this repository to the old project location - -If the CI succeeds you should be done. -Visiting the old URL should now redirect to the new automatically. - -## Caveats - -Pushing this template repository under the old name will make GitLab to no longer redirect the project URL. -This can be addressed somehow by editing this README and the description of the project to point to the new project location. +The project is now at https://git.embl.de/grp-bio-it/blog diff --git a/index.html b/index.html index 19c89b75b4672f07f05376875cd71a6dbd09194c..66192e97cbd91f7a6229f18c7b19011f09be1c0d 100644 --- a/index.html +++ b/index.html @@ -2,11 +2,11 @@ - +