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index-2.html why


In one of my web folders CD keeps copying the index.html file in there as index-2.html

I have to manually copy the proper index.html file to make it work.

How do I get rid of the index-2.html file and have cd copy index.html?

I don't want to delete the xml file since I've manually ftp'd some images to the site and have CD simply point to them. So if I delete the xml file I am afraid that CD will delete all the files in my web root.

Thanks,

John Cesta

john cesta
Thursday, September 09, 2004

This may explain:
http://discuss.fogcreek.com/CityDesk/default.asp?cmd=show&ixPost=12631&ixReplies=3

http://discuss.fogcreek.com/CityDesk/default.asp?cmd=show&ixPost=713&ixReplies=3

tk
Thursday, September 09, 2004

The short answer: rename the article "index" to something else (e.g. "blah"), and then rename it back to "index" and publish.

I've found that whenever I copy an article named "index" from one folder to another (which I often do to save time), the copy gets published with the filename "index-2.html". Doing the rename trick above sets it back to "index.html".

Darren Collins
Thursday, September 09, 2004



Worked perfect Darren. Thanks,

John

john cesta
Saturday, September 11, 2004

This was one of the bugs that went unfixed in version 2.0.

David Burch
Saturday, September 11, 2004

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