[pmwiki-users] group naming

Patrick R. Michaud pmichaud at pobox.com
Tue Sep 20 12:19:49 CDT 2005

On Tue, Sep 20, 2005 at 06:13:08PM +0100, Hans wrote:
> >> Can group names start with  a number?
> > They can if you change the $GroupPattern:
> Is there a reason why normally names can't start with a digit?

There's not a technical reason for it, no.  I've always felt it's
a bit better to start with a more restrictive namespace and allow
the administrator to expand it than vice-versa.  (Once a wiki is
installed, it's much easier to expand the set of allowed names
than it is to contract it.)


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