[Tagging] consider website=www.openstreetmap.org to be OK

Clifford Snow clifford at snowandsnow.us
Tue Jan 26 16:53:40 UTC 2021


On Tue, Jan 26, 2021 at 7:01 AM Paul Johnson <baloo at ursamundi.org> wrote:

>
> Website is often generalized to mean "any internet resource that directly
> relates to this object".  https and http aren't the only possible methods
> by a long shot.  University of Michigan definitely has some things that
> only has a gopher presence (gopher is their baby), so gopher:// would be
> the method part of the URL in that case, and trying to access it with http
> or https *will not* work.
>
> Paul - The Gopher protocol was developed by  Mark P. McCahill from the
University of Minnesota, thus the term gopher, like the university's
mascot. As a former Minnesotan (Ya Sure Ya Betcha)  I must jump in. :)

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