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Windows is not case sensitive - Unix is

     

kapow

3:27 pm on Jul 24, 2001 (gmt 0)

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This will take a bit of explaining:
I FTP files from a Windows 98 pc to a Unix Server running Apache. Windows is not case sensitive and Unix is. I have just received 200 pdf files on a CD. When I copy them to my pc Windows Explorer (and Dreamweaver) shows names like 'Page1.pdf'. The Dreamweaver site window shows upper case names like 'PAGE1.PDF'. Dreamweaver creates link code to 'Page1.pdf'. When I FTP the html pages the Unix server is going to have a link to 'Page1.pdf' but the file is called: 'PAGE1.PDF'. It takes ages to manually change the names of all the files (and I'm going to receive 100s more later).

Does anyone know a way to get Dreamweaver or Windows to show the correct case?

msgraph

3:33 pm on Jul 24, 2001 (gmt 0)

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check out the first few posts in this thread

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kapow

4:07 pm on Jul 24, 2001 (gmt 0)

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Thanks - that looks like it will sort the problem for me.
 

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