[pmwiki-users] CamelCaseToLowerCase in Router.php with Apache mod-rewrite module

Carlos AB cabsec.pmwiki at gmail.com
Tue May 11 11:13:42 CDT 2010

If all you want is a url that looks like this:


take a look at this cookbook page:


There are some side effects but it's documented there.

and drop router.php before you do anything with it.


On 5/10/10, Benoit St-Pierre <benbonben at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello,
> Here is my first question on your mailing list.  Sorry if I am not
> doing it properly.  I tried to find the answer by googling and by
> searching the archives, to no avail.
> So here is it:  I am trying to use the router.php recipe, specifically
> I am trying to use the so-called 'CamelCaseToLowerCase' mode:
> http://www.pmwiki.org/wiki/Cookbook/Router
> But I also use mod-rewrite for clean URLs, so the author forewarns:
>> When using CamelCaseToLowerCase in conjunction with the Apache mod-rewrite
>> module, be sure to change your .htaccess to send all urls that start with
>> lower case characters to index.php.
> The author does not tell how to proceed.
> Besides, it seems that I can't modify my .htaccess that way.  I can't
> do what is here described:
> http://www.chrisabernethy.com/force-lower-case-urls-with-mod_rewrite/
> I get an error 500.
> Maybe I don't understand the author of the router.php, because I don't
> understand enough what I am doing.
> ***
> I just want to use a recipe.  Any recipe will do.  What I want is URLs
> that looks like this:
> wiki/about-us
> wiki/for-the-impatient
> wiki/i-really-like/when-all-characters-are-lowerecase
> I think you get the idea.  But now I spent a few hours on that and I am
> stuck.
> Please help me if you can,
> Best regards,
> Benoit St-Pierre
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