Well, my first Silverstripe site is now complete. Developed over 2 months in my spare time, with one fairly highly modified custom page type for managing and displaying and selling tours through South America.
So the slated go-live was last night. Which was about the time I hit the snag I am still facing this morning.
First, the site was developed in a WAMP environment. Pretty much a must have in terms of speed. When I uploaded my tables and code last night, I was met with nothing more than a
The website server has not been able to respond to your request.
Having a bit of a dig around, I found that the table names in my WAMP config were all lower case. I thought this was a little weird given SS's naming convention, so I installed a fresh copy of 2.2.2 on the live server. And yes, in a LAMP configuration, the table names are indeed TitleCased.
I'm know that this must be a Windows-Linux thing, but I have never seen any open source software that has this sort of trouble (and I always develop in a WAMP-LAMP dev to live setup). This is surely something en-forcable by code?