[Mediawiki-l] linking local content

Anne Wilson annew at kde.org
Tue Jun 29 15:25:02 UTC 2010

On Tuesday 29 June 2010 13:48:31 Michael Lindner - dii wrote:
> Problem: all the links to be made will contain "space" characters, so a
> path will look like this: file:\\srv1\Resources & Databases\WIKI
> development\used\*.odt. There is no way to replace the backspace
> characters on the server itself...

Two things I'd suggest, from our experience.  One - train them to use 
underscores instead of spaces, if at all possible.  Two - ban the use of the 
ampersand on pain of death.  It's not much harder to type 'and' and I'll 
guarantee that you will have less page-finding problems.

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