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Re: How to sort messages by date by reverse order, and unset expiry for
Benjamin L. Russell
Re: How to sort messages by date by reverse order, and unset expiry for all messages?
Mon, 31 Aug 2009 17:31:55 +0900
Gnus/5.11 (Gnus v5.11) Emacs/22.3 (windows-nt)
Karl Kleinpaste <address@hidden> writes:
> address@hidden (Benjamin L. Russell) writes:
>> Does anybody know a keyboard command and a configuration setting for
>> sorting messages by date in reverse order within a group? There does
>> not seem to be documentation specific for this configuration option.
> C-c C-s C-d runs `gnus-summary-sort-by-date'
> `gnus-summary-sort-by-date' is an interactive compiled Lisp function
> -- loaded from "gnus-sum"
> (gnus-summary-sort-by-date &optional REVERSE)
> Sort the summary buffer by date.
> Argument REVERSE means reverse order.
Thank you for your response.
I was able to customize Gnus to display threads sorted by number, and
then in reverse order by date, with the following addition to my
> ; Sort threads first by number, and then in reverse order by date
> (setq gnus-thread-sort-functions
> (not gnus-thread-sort-by-date)))
Apparently, the argument "REVERSE" doesn't work; instead, one needs to
specify "not" followed by the sorting option; e.g., "not
gnus-thread-sort-by-date" instead of "gnus-thread-sort-by-date &optional
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