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From: David Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2004-05-10 06:03:31

"Pavel Vozenilek" <pavel_vozenilek_at_[hidden]> writes:

> "Daniel Wallin" <dalwan01_at_[hidden]> wrote:
>> Did someone just import an archive to the boost gmane group?

Yes, when you wrote it was still in process. I had thought we did it
when we initially established the group, and was surprised to find we
couldn't search older messages through Gmane, so I asked our OSL
sysadmins and Lars Magne Ingebritsen of Gmane to get together and fix

>> I've been getting old (1998+) postings and no new ones all day,
>> also they are not in order which is kind of annoying..
> I have the same problem. I cleared all messages in OE, reconnected
> but to no avail.

See the message from Lars below:


David Abrahams <dave_at_[hidden]> writes:

> Something may be going wrong with the mbox import. If you take a
> look at the on the
> website you'll see that it shows a bunch of old messages at the top,
> instead of the most recent ones.
> Is that expected behavior?

Yes, until the next reindexing. They'll be in the correct order on
the news server once the import has finished, though. (It'll be done
in a few hours...)


They seem to be fine now, though you'll find you have thousands of
unread messages ;-)

Dave Abrahams
Boost Consulting

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