[IAEP] Sysadmin team

Seth Woodworth seth at isforinsects.com
Sun Jun 22 20:33:05 CEST 2008

Or someone could write a script in 15 minutes to disambiguate via #redirect
every CamelCase and Camel Case page on the wiki.  Presumably there is a
plugin for this somewhere.

2008/6/22 Chris Leonard <cjlhomeaddress at gmail.com>:

> I hope the irony of discussing MediaWiki handling of CamelCase is not lost
> on you.  I guess Dfarning doesn't hate CamelCase as much as some people do,
> these appear to have came about during the massive (and largely excellent)
> wiki-refactoring effort he undertook.  However, I do understand that in
> general CamelCase is frowned on by "right-thinking people".  :-)
> Personally, I sort of like CamelCase and encourage it's use (over spaces)
> for filenaming within my firm's Windows environment.  This avoids the
> occasionally painful refactoring that can come from later transfer to
> removable media or web-based document management systems with their
> restrictions on space characters in filenames or on filename length; but
> when in Rome. . .
> Ivan, this is the sort of thing (a CamelCase refactoring) that belongs
> on the wikiteam "to do" list (http://wiki.sugarlabs.org/go/WikiTeam/TODO),
> I wouldn't expect it to get the highest priority, but if you'll explain
> Bitfrost to me sometime, I'll undertake some wiki standardization away from
> CamelCase :-)
> cjl
> On Sun, Jun 22, 2008 at 12:17 PM, Ivan Krstić <
> krstic at solarsail.hcs.harvard.edu> wrote:
>> On Jun 22, 2008, at 6:14 PM, Chris Leonard wrote:
>>> "wikiteam space" is really only about 5 pages right now, it's no big
>>> deal.
>> On a related note, I just looked at the wiki and saw that someone created
>> all the team pages named as CamelCase. Why is that being done, given that
>> MediaWiki supports actual spaces in page names and CamelCase is less
>> readable and generally discouraged?
>> --
>> Ivan Krstić <krstic at solarsail.hcs.harvard.edu> | http://radian.org
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