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  1. Sakai
  2. SAK-15653

Add a tinyurl implementation to make sending URLs in emails etc simpler.

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    • Type: Feature Request
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Major
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: 2.7.1
    • Fix Version/s: 2.8.0
    • Component/s: Portal
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      Description

      We need a TinyUrl like system whereby a tool can generate a link to something which might be horrendously long (ie those off the toolstate- kind where many parameters are needed to preserve state), call a method which creates a tinyurl link and returns it instead.

      This link could then be sent in emails easily. When clicked it would be translated back to it's original form and passed to the portal or similar.

      something like
      http://your.sakai.server/tiny/12345

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            steve.swinsburg Steve Swinsburg created issue -
            steve.swinsburg Steve Swinsburg made changes -
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            Description We need a TinyUrl like system whereby a tool can generate a link to something which might be horrendously long (ie those off the toolstate- kind where many parameters are needed to preserve state), call a method which creates a tinyurl link and returns it instead.

            This link could then be sent in emails easily. When clicked it would be translated back to it's original form and passed to the portal or similar.

            something like
            http://your.sakai.server/tiny/12345


            I believe this differs from the way EntityBroker works yes?
            We need a TinyUrl like system whereby a tool can generate a link to something which might be horrendously long (ie those off the toolstate- kind where many parameters are needed to preserve state), call a method which creates a tinyurl link and returns it instead.

            This link could then be sent in emails easily. When clicked it would be translated back to it's original form and passed to the portal or similar.

            something like
            http://your.sakai.server/tiny/12345
            steve.swinsburg Steve Swinsburg made changes -
            Status Open [ 1 ] Resolved [ 5 ]
            Fix Version/s 2.9.0 [tentative] [ 11974 ]
            Fix Version/s 2.8.0-a02 [ 11977 ]
            Resolution Fixed [ 1 ]
            2.8.x Status Resolved
            arwhyte Anthony Whyte made changes -
            Fix Version/s 2.8.0-b01 [ 12134 ]
            Fix Version/s 2.8.0-a02 [ 11977 ]
            arwhyte Anthony Whyte made changes -
            Fix Version/s 2.8.0-rc01 [ 12277 ]
            Fix Version/s 2.8.0-b01 [ 12134 ]
            arwhyte Anthony Whyte made changes -
            Fix Version/s 2.9.0 [tentative] [ 11974 ]
            2.8.x Status Resolved Closed
            Affects Version/s 2.7.1 [ 11832 ]
            aaronz Aaron Zeckoski made changes -
            Workflow jira [ 50841 ] Sakai CLE workflow [ 89826 ]
            aaronz Aaron Zeckoski made changes -
            Status Resolved [ 5 ] Closed [ 6 ]

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                steve.swinsburg Steve Swinsburg
                Reporter:
                steve.swinsburg Steve Swinsburg
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