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MobileMe website publishing to mac.com? What?

Discussion in 'iCloud and Apple Services' started by stofferdk, Feb 1, 2010.

  1. macrumors regular

    Dear MacRumours members

    I never used Mobile Me to host any kind of website before - but I got my hands on a piece of software called "Delicious Library". Its a library app where you can keep track of all your stuff, books and DVDs and the sort.

    The app got this feature, publish to Mobile Me. It uploads a cool website like a library where users can browse your stuff.

    It uploads to www.homepage.mac.com/user/deliciouslibrary.

    Why on earth does Mobile Me use .mac.com for this? The gallery and everything is on gallery.me.com?!?!?!

    I just don't think its very "stream-lined" when it uses different prefixes.
    Any thoughts?

    Oh yeah btw,.. is there no way to make the URL easier?

    like www.user.me.com? or something shorter than homepage.mac.com?

  2. macrumors demi-god


    That link doesn't work for me.
  3. macrumors 603


    Of course it won't. It doesn't have his username in it.

    Homepage is a legacy feature from .Mac that was discontinued. However, you can still access any files that are placed there (the Sites folder on your iDisk).

    Since it is a legacy feature, it was updated to have the new domain me.com

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