[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]
Re: [leafnode-list] fetchnews downloads latest articles first?
Bjorn Halvor Solberg <bhso@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> This causes the latest messages to end up with lower (local) article
> numbers than older messages, and that's how they show up in the browser
This is a problem of your newsreader. That's why I recommend using a
good newsreader program like tin, not something crappy like pine etc.
These programs will use threading and not use the article numbers for
> Is there a way to make fetchnews get the older articles first, up to the
> newest, so that older articles will end up with a lower number than newer
> articles (which is the intuitive way)?
A while ago a patch for fetchnews was posted to this list which achieves
that. I don't know whether it works with 1.9.14 though.
/* Cornelius Krasel, U Wuerzburg, Dept. of Pharmacology, Versbacher Str. 9 */
/* D-97078 Wuerzburg, Germany email: phak004@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx SP4 */
/* "Science is the game we play with God to find out what His rules are." */
leafnode-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx -- mailing list for leafnode
To unsubscribe, send mail with "unsubscribe" in the subject to the list