Re: Changing posting address & thread display/reading order

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On Wed, Jan 22, 2003 at 12:34:42PM -0500, Jeremy Nixon wrote:
> On Tue, Jan 21, 2003 at 11:10:10PM +0100, Patrick Vervoorn wrote:
> > I did this, and the funny part is: now the From: line is indeed
> > changed, BUT trn no longer recognizes (automatically selects) the
> > message when it's posted in alt.test...?
> I use this in my Global killfile:
> /
> ...which will cause it to auto-select my posts and any followups to
> them. It's been so long that I actually didn't even know trn did this
> by default.

With the -p option, yes.

> It should probably be modified to pick that up from the $FROM
> setting...

I thought I'd done that ages ago, but it seems not. Oops. If someone
wants to take a look, the relevant function is check_poster() in
cache.c; you can probably lift most of the necessary code from
cancel_article()/supersede_article() in respond.c.

Colin Watson                                  []

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