Case sensitive icon search vs. case insensitive icon search

Allen Winter winter at
Wed Sep 5 19:05:07 BST 2007

On Sunday 29 July 2007 11:15:18 pm Thiago Macieira wrote:
> James Richard Tyrer wrote:
> >The Icon Naming Spec requires that icon names be lower case.  However, I
> >find that some apps contain icon names with upper case letters.
> >
> >This issue could be simply addressed by making the search for icons case
> >insensitive.  Would it be difficult to implement this?  I note that with
> >other searches that there is often a choice and that case insensitive is
> >the default.
> We can lowercase any icon name requested by the application. But the icon 
> *files* should still be all-lowercase.
Seems that pinotree is fixing the upper case icon file names today.

Did anyone work on the "lowercase any icon name requested by the application"?

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