Wrong sorting - please help me debug this

Michael Bueker m.bueker at berlin.de
Thu Jul 20 20:23:29 CEST 2006


Eric Stadtherr wrote:
> I've noticed weird date sorting too.  I haven't done exhaustive 
> analysis, but my hypothesis is that the sorting is by the date the 
> message appeared in the folder, not the date it was sent/received.  Is 
> that consistent with what you're seeing?

I've sorted the files in the correpsonding folder by date (ls -t) and 
checked both the newest and the oldest ones, but I can't confirm that 
this affects the searching. It just appears to be totally random.

~Mik

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