Subverting case insensitivity for module names under Mac HFS

Ash Berlin ash_cpan at
Mon Jun 23 11:22:18 BST 2008

On 23 Jun 2008, at 12:13, Peter Corlett wrote:

> On Mon, Jun 23, 2008 at 10:52:03AM +0100, Andy Wardley wrote:
> [...]
>> Except that Apple's brain-dead HFS treats filenames case  
>> insensitively.
> That's merely the default setting. You can change it.

You can, but never ever do it to your system partition, or on the  
partition where you store your applications if you want them to behave.

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