[pmwiki-users] Making a domain name a wiki page

Stirling Westrup sti at pooq.com
Tue May 30 20:44:39 CDT 2006

Patrick R. Michaud wrote:
> It's not just the linking syntax, we also have to see if this affects
> the way pages are stored on disk (where '.' is used to delimit groups
> in pagenames), and understand what impacts it might have on the 
> loading and naming of files in local/ and pub/css/ .
> This isn't to say it can't be done, only that it's a non-trivial
> change, and has a strong potential to break a lot of sites.
> I'm presuming that we wouldn't allow dots in group names, just
> page names?  

I've been wondering if some sort of escaping mechanism couldn't be used
here, so that something like [[Group\.Name.Ver\ 1\.2]] could produce a
link like

  http://www.somewiki.org/Group.Name/Ver 1.2/

or perhaps more like


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