[OpenWrt-Devel] Using "-" in section names

Jo-Philipp Wich jow at openwrt.org
Wed Aug 27 13:49:21 EDT 2014


yes there is a reason, the initial uci implementation was shell based
and section names are part of generated variable names which must not
contain dashes.

Simply replacing dashes with underscores is not possible either as this
would lead to ambiguous results.

~ Jow
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