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#1 2009-10-18 19:01:21

Registered: 2004-05-10
Posts: 47, case-sensitive

The web part of has not been case sensitive, the reason for this is that if you for example type you should be redirected to the correct package without having to know the exact spelling. This however introduced a problem that we spotted today:

A new package with the name ruby-dbi was imported and the old ruby-DBI was removed, this is not a problem for the database/backend, the database/backend handles this excellent but we decided to remove the case-insensitivity from the web so one would be able to surf to both and

The search function will still give you all results case insensitive.

This might however have introduced problem on parts of the site, so please contact us if you find something.


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