Re: adding new messages to prior hypermail archive

From: Charles Hall <>
Date: Fri, 25 Sep 1998 08:35:30 -0400
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Jeffrey K. MacKie-Mason wrote:
> ... when I point it at the
> directory with the prior 460-message archive, it changes the date stamp
> on the index files to today, but it doesn't append the 65 new messages
> to the archive.

Try pre-pending 460 dummy email messages in front of your new mail file. I think Hypermail adds to an existing archive by counting the existing N mail messages in the directory and skipping forward in the new mail file until it gets to the N+1 message.

Charles Hall
Raleigh, NC
Received on Fri 25 Sep 1998 02:51:48 PM GMT

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