[pmwiki-users] Making a domain name a wiki page
Patrick R. Michaud
pmichaud at pobox.com
Thu Jun 1 13:10:25 CDT 2006
On Thu, Jun 01, 2006 at 05:26:32PM +0200, Thomas -Balu- Walter wrote:
> On Wed, May 31, 2006 at 09:58:03AM -0500, Patrick R. Michaud wrote:
> > At the moment I'm thinking that we'll establish an equivalence
> > between underscores and spaces, so that
> > [[Group.Name with spaces]]
> > will generate a url like
> > http://www.example.com/wiki/Group/Name_with_spaces
> > instead of the ugly and hard-to-type
> > http://www.example.com/wiki/Group/Name%20with%20spaces
> When do you need to type it that way? Afaik the browsers convert spaces
> if you enter them in the address bar?
What if I'm sending the url to someone in an email message, or
on a printed sheet of paper? Spaces-as-spaces doesn't work well in
these contexts, as they're typically treated as uri delimiters.
An explicit underscore seems more appropriate.
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