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Bug 6337 - MediaWiki to handle caps/no-caps image extension natively ?
MediaWiki to handle caps/no-caps image extension natively ?
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 4421
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
File management (Other open bugs)
1.7.x
All All
: Normal normal (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
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Reported: 2006-06-16 23:32 UTC by jd
Modified: 2006-06-16 23:37 UTC (History)
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Description jd 2006-06-16 23:32:59 UTC
When one has uploaded an image (ie. a picture or a sound or an animation or
whatever is filed within the Image: namespace), MediaWiki is not able to handle
by itself caps/non-caps extension. Eg. if one has uploaded My_Pic.JPG but write
[[Image:My_Pic.jpg|args...]], no image will be displayed.

It would be cool if MediaWiki were to handle this natively, since two images
should be distinguished by their names, not their extensions (ie. My_Pic.jpg,
My_Pic.jpeg and My_Pic.JPG are likely to be the same image, but MyPic.jpg could
be a different one). It would make the user in the street life easier not to
think about extension typo.
Comment 1 Brion Vibber 2006-06-16 23:37:19 UTC
I'm going to dupe this to bug 4421; see also bug 5763, bug 709.

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 4421 ***

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