[NTG-context] pdf file not found (final question)

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Sun Sep 12 18:22:38 CEST 2010


On 12-9-2010 3:10, Peter Münster wrote:
> On Sun, Sep 12 2010, Hans Hagen wrote:
>> On 12-9-2010 8:41, Peter Münster wrote:
>>
>>> - or don't ever use "*" in a filename?
>>
>> in all our projects we normalize to a-z and a dash, otherwise you
>> always get into problems esp when graphics come from a third party
>> ... multiple spaces in names, funny case mixing, underscores not
>> seen on low res displays, mismatches between source and real names,
>
> I totally agree. In my own projects I do the same. The question is rather: is
> context supposed to support the "*" in filenames, or not.

it depends ... in some places I process patterns and then the * is 
special in lua so for the moment consider '*' and '?' and such are 'not 
to be used in filenames'

Hans

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