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Re: [Nmh-workers] Maybe time for a new release?

From: Michael Richardson
Subject: Re: [Nmh-workers] Maybe time for a new release?
Date: Wed, 09 Mar 2016 14:18:57 -0500

Lyndon Nerenberg <address@hidden> wrote:
    >> So, each message has a (U?)UID?  Are the integers a subset of that?

    > UIDs increase monotonically within a folder.  Sequence numbers are just
    > the index number into the dynamic array that represents the current set
    > of messages visible withing a folder. UIDs never change (for all
    > practical purposes), whereas sequence numbers change all the time.

So, if we forbid "pack", we can have UIDs rather than sequence numbers?

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