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Re: [Nmh-workers] Relative Message Numbers

From: Paul Fox
Subject: Re: [Nmh-workers] Relative Message Numbers
Date: Wed, 03 Apr 2013 12:27:14 -0400

jerrad wrote:
 > >digit message numbers.  believe me, "p last_4" is much less error
 > >prone than "p 365530".
 > Sorry, I wasn't clear. The error-proneness wasn't due to typing,
 > but in gauging which line of the displayed sequence was the message
 > you cared about. Although I suppose those who love this mode of
 > specifying messages might develop a scan format file that includes
 > sequence indices in the output...

oh, i see.  yes -- i only find myself wishing for it for very small
values of 'n'.

 paul fox, address@hidden (arlington, ma, where it's 40.6 degrees)

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