[Twisted-Python] (Mis)indented Posts

Gerrat Rickert grickert at coldstorage.com
Mon Jul 27 10:54:20 EDT 2009

>-----Original Message-----
>From: twisted-python-bounces at twistedmatrix.com [mailto:twisted-python-
>bounces at twistedmatrix.com] On Behalf Of Jean-Paul Calderone
>Sent: Monday, July 27, 2009 9:07 AM
>To: Twisted general discussion
>Subject: Re: [Twisted-Python] (Mis)indented Posts
>On Mon, 6 Jul 2009 08:46:39 -0400, Gerrat Rickert
><grickert at coldstorage.com> wrote:
>> [snip]
>>>I really don't know how that could be specific to the twisted python
>>>list. I notice in the referenced message, Mark Sapiro says that
>>>rebuilding the archives from the mbox file generated correct
>>>for him. Well, I just did that, ("mmarch --wipe twisted-python") and
>>>it generated the same incorrect bad threading.
>>>Perhaps it's a bug in mailman 2.1.9-9ubuntu1 which has been fixed
>>>already upstream?
>>Thanks for testing this James.  Before I send this back to the mailman
>>list, could you tell me, would that be a "stock" 2.1.9-9ubuntu1
>>installation you rebuilt on?  ie. is there any custom configuration
>>specific to this list that could be causing this odd behaviour
>>of a bug with the ubuntu version)?  [please excuse my ignorance if
>>question doesn't make sense - I know nothing about mailman...I just
>>to stop hijacking threads when I post here]
>I was reminded of this thread when I came across what appears to be the
>bug on the Tahoe list:
>  http://allmydata.org/pipermail/tahoe-dev/2009-July/thread.html
>Notice multiple posts in threads they don't look like they belong to,
>well as many threads which have nonsensical levels of indentation.
>I'm not sure if anyone ever answered your question about twisted-
>mailman installation being "stock" or not.  If not, then I think I can
>confirm that it is.  There is also no configuration that would alter
>behavior, as far as I know.  We've probably set a few options via the
>interface, but I don't think any of those should affect this behavior.

Thanks for the reply, Jean-Paul (until now, nobody did answer my
...I'll forward this back to the mailman list - maybe they can determine
if it's an Ubuntu-specific issue.


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