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Re: releaseme new requirement: non-conflicting files on case-insensitive FS/OS

Reindl Harald composed on 2017-11-20 18:50 (UTC+0100):

> what do you gain from uppercase chars in filenames?

1-unpredictable location in a sorted filename list
2-need for case-insensitivity switches to various shell and script commands
3-many additional opportunities to mistype long unpronounceable, immemorable strings

Case sensitive filesystems are one of the most annoying things about FOSS. :-(
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