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URLs are generally case-sensitive
Authored by: nvdingo on Feb 28, '03 02:10:39PM

There are two ways (i think) around the case sensitivity of the entire URL
install and configure mod_speling for apache, which as the docs on the apache site say:
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This module addresses this problem by trying to find a matching document, even after all other modules gave up. It does its work by comparing each document name in the requested directory against the requested document name without regard to case, and allowing up to one misspelling (character insertion / omission / transposition or wrong character).

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or by using an IIS server, which seems to be case insensitive, which causes me NO END OF HEADACHES when i move a site from an IIS server to my apache server. (lazy web designers.)

on a related rant, it's just *nifty* when they reference the same image from their web pages as Image.Jpg, IMAGE.JPG, image.jpg,IMage.jpg when the file is named image.jpg because they have NO SENSE OF FORMATTING

AAAAIIIIIIIIGGGGGHHHHHHHH!!!!!
thank Larry wall for my saviour `perl -p -i -e "s/find/replace/g" *`
which will find some text or RegExp and replace it with some text or output RegExp in a group of files *
end rant, thank you



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