[plug] Internet oppression - watch your backs!

Trevor Phillips phillips at central.murdoch.edu.au
Thu May 6 09:54:10 WST 1999

Bret Busby wrote:
> By the way, in case anyone has tried the URL above, and been
> unsuccessful, the "c" of campaigns, should be upper case. I thought
> the URL's were case insensitive, but I think, on reflection, that that
> applies only to the domain names, and not to the directories component
> of the URL's.

Depends on the webserver. For case-insensitive URL's:
  - Server may be on a case-insensitive file system
  - Server may have a spell/case checker to "fix" incorrect case

Most servers are case sensitive tho, I'd say.

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