[sf-lug] alternatives to google bookmarks
rick at linuxmafia.com
Thu Sep 16 15:55:12 PDT 2021
Quoting Christian Einfeldt (einfeldt at gmail.com):
> Google is shutting down its google bookmarks service. Anyone have thoughts
> as to alternatives?
I go old-school. (As someone who lives on Altschul Ave., that seems
All the way back to Netscape Navigator, browser bookmarks were stored in
local file bookmarks.html (and still are, in all Firefox-family browsers,
IIRC). Long ago, I just scp'd that file right up to my Web server,
serve it to the world from there, and occasionally update it in-place
using a text editor.
So, I don't need a "service": Dirt-simple is way better. Works for Me[tm].
 Local historians say that was the name of an early immigrant family
that settled a farm up in present-day Woodside. Our street in West
Menlo is named for them.
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