[wp-hackers] hyphens to differentiate database names for WP in mysql

Bearcat Şándor bearcat at feline-soul.com
Mon May 20 18:34:37 UTC 2013


I like to create my wordpress databases with hyphens such as wp-exetermusic
 and wp-mysite.  I have to escape them with backticks when creating them.

Is this a bad practice?
Might some plugins choke on this?
Are underscores or some other thing, better?

Bearcat M. Şándor
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