[pmwiki-users] Sidebars per Group
Thomas -Balu- Walter
list+pmwiki-users at b-a-l-u.de
Tue Aug 22 10:34:17 CDT 2006
On Tue, Aug 22, 2006 at 09:40:42AM -0500, Patrick R. Michaud wrote:
> > Is it otherwise problematic to simply store pages in lowercase all the
> > time?
> Yes, because then the only way to recover the original mixed-case
> title is to actually open and read the file itself. That turns
> a simple "read the directory listing" into "read every file in
> the directory". (Example: If the file on disk is
> "PmWiki.DocumentationIndex", then I already know the title
> and can turn it into a spaced title w/o any difficulty. But
> if the file is "pmwiki.documentationindex", then we actually
> have to read the file or have another index somewhere in order
> to find out the true name and spacing.
Ok, I thought the pages usually have to be read anyway on most
occasions - e.g. to check for a (:title:) or similar.
> There's more to it than this -- any fix for case sensitivity also
> needs to fix the problem of non-ascii characters in filenames.
> And I think we ought to allow spaces in pagenames as well.
Ba-don't forget the uppercase-workers-union!-lu
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