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<noautolink> I'm doing some experimenting with TWiki page names with spaces and assorted punctuation (well, only ":" so far). See variations of Linux:WindowsExplorer (I will (fairly soon, I think) all of those except the one I decide to use.)

Note: disabled <noautolink> tag on this page for testing.

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Criteria

Does the page name work:

  • in a URL (in the browser's address bar)
  • in the "Go" box
  • as a link without [[]]
  • as a link with [[]]
  • in TWiki searches
  • in Google searches
  • are revisions saved properly
  • ???

Is the page name displayed as if it had spaces on:

  • the title of a page
  • in automatic searches (WebChanges)
  • in a [[]] link (no spaces)
  • in a [[]] link (added spaces)
  • in a non-[[]] link:

Variations

Linux:WindowsExplorer

Colon, no spaces.

Does the page name work:

  • in a URL (in the browser's address bar)
  • in the "Go" box
  • as a link without [[]]
  • as a link with [[]]
  • are revisions saved properly
  • in TWiki searches
  • in Google searches
  • ???

Is the page name displayed as if it had spaces on:

Linux: Windows Explorer

Colon and spaces.

Does the page name work:

  • in a URL (in the browser's address bar)
  • in the "Go" box
  • as a link without [[]]
  • as a link with [[]]
  • are revisions saved properly
  • in TWiki searches
  • in Google searches
  • ???

Is the page name displayed as if it had spaces on:

Linux:_Windows_Explorer

Colon and underbars.

Does the page name work:

  • in a URL (in the browser's address bar)
  • in the "Go" box
  • as a link without [[]]
  • as a link with [[]]
  • are revisions saved properly
  • in TWiki searches
  • in Google searches
  • ???

Is the page name displayed as if it had spaces on:

Linux_WindowsExplorer

Underbar, no colon.

Does the page name work:

  • in a URL (in the browser's address bar)
  • in the "Go" box
  • as a link without [[]]
  • as a link with [[]]
  • are revisions saved properly
  • in TWiki searches
  • in Google searches
  • ???

Is the page name displayed as if it had spaces on:

Linux:WindowsExplorer

<later> Colon and &nbsp;s

Does the page name work:

  • in a URL (in the browser's address bar)
  • in the "Go" box
  • as a link without [[]]
  • as a link with [[]]
  • are revisions saved properly
  • in TWiki searches
  • in Google searches
  • ???

Is the page name displayed as if it had spaces on:

Linux:WindowsExplorer

<later> Colon and hex equivalent of &nbsp;s

What I'm thinking of is hex a0 (as utilized some places in the text version of the Dive Into Python book .txt file), but I forget how to specify it as such in Nedit, and don't know how to do in a browser.

Does the page name work:

  • in a URL (in the browser's address bar)
  • in the "Go" box
  • as a link without [[]]
  • as a link with [[]]
  • are revisions saved properly
  • in TWiki searches
  • in Google searches
  • ???

Is the page name displayed as if it had spaces on:

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  • () RandyKramer - 20 Sep 2003
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Topic revision: r1 - 2003-09-20 - RandyKramer
 
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