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category_dir/index.html is not generated #553
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Is this by design? If not, could it be fixed, because I get the directory listing when I enter
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Since people can specify any directory for categories I'd rather not write the code to spit out a bunch of blank html files. For example some people are publishing their category directories to the root so you'd get site.com/gardening/. In that case you wouldn't want to write out an index.html. Managing all the conditional circumstances isn't something I want to write or maintain. You could use the same argument to suggest I add index.html files to every directory where there isn't one. That's just not a road I want to go down.
@knl You should be able to get what you're after by running