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I could read about file naming conventions forever: "What’s in a Name? On ‘Meaningfulness’ and Best Practices in Filenaming within the LAM Community" journal.code4lib.org/articles/

@elizabeengland I was genuinely salty that I was too late to be first or second editor on it because other people got in their dibs right away.

@platypus I don't blame you! @nkrabben was saying a few weeks back there could be a whole workshop devoted to digi pres & file characters. There can never be enough discussion about it IMO

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And wiki-ing to get those awesome characters led me to an article on the Arabic Letter Mark
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arabic_l

One day I will create the most complicated filename in the world, and then give it to my students as an extra credit digital preservation challenge.

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