Re: WebHelp File Names: Upper/Lower Case & Underscore

Subject: Re: WebHelp File Names: Upper/Lower Case & Underscore
From: "Char James-Tanny" <charjtf -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: "techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 9 Oct 2008 17:36:16 -0400

Hi, Paul :-)

> I have files that match all of those conditions and I have never encountered a problem with underscores or case. I have encountered an issue with a file name having # in it, though. I avoid special characters like a Jonas Bros concert...

The problem isn't in using any of those formats for file names. It's
in *referring* to those files once one of those formats has been used
(and yes, we get to blame Linux ;-), which is case-sensitive). AFAIK,
it's easier to convert file names, hyperlinks, TOC references, etc. to
lowercase so that everything works.

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WebHelp File Names: Upper/Lower Case & Underscore: From: Keith Hansen
RE: WebHelp File Names: Upper/Lower Case & Underscore: From: Paul Hanson

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