Re: [hypermail] index page update

From: Tobias Weber <>
Date: Mon, 10 Dec 2001 23:10:12 +0100 (CET)
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On 18 Nov, Peter C. McCluskey wrote:

>>Oh, and for some reason the sort order in the generated "List of
>>Folders" is (on full reread) as follows:
>>0111, 9912, <conting down>, 9904 (birthdate), 0001, <counting up>, 0110.

>  It was assuming that the messages came in close enough to chronological
> order that the folders would be ordered reasonably. It sounds like your
> mbox is strangely ordered. I've checked in a change which should insure
> that they end up sorted from earliest to most recent.

That worked until Dec 1. Now 0111 is sorted in after 0112.

I tried hypermail CVS from Nov 18 and Dec 10.

The offending page is using and a 4MB mbox I could bzip you on request.

However since October the mbox should be in order, since no program touched it except for procmail to append messages.

  Tobias Weber
Received on Tue 11 Dec 2001 12:30:40 AM GMT

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