[Mailman-Users] Hint: mmdsr.sh and Mac OS X Leopard

Mark Sapiro mark at msapiro.net
Fri Jan 4 02:51:52 CET 2008

Brad Knowles wrote:

>That will break on some older systems. Since there is a mutual  
>incompatibility problem here, we need to give people an easy way to  
>select between the two options, depending on their OS.
>On Jan 3, 2008, at 1:42 PM, Mark Sapiro <mark at msapiro.net> wrote:
>> Steve Burling wrote:
>>> 'sort' no longer supports the form 'sort +POS1 -POS2', instead  
>>> needint the
>>> form 'sort -k POS1,POS2'.  Of course, In that form POS1 and POS2 are
>>> 1-based rather than 0-based.  So the 'sort' part of mmdsr.sh line  
>>> above
>>> becomes, instead,
>>> $SORT -n -k 2
>> I have now added mmdsr version 0.0.17 to
>> <https://sourceforge.net/tracker/?func=detail&atid=300103&aid=1123383&group_id=103 
>> >
>> which fixes this and also includes a change to process rotated logs.
>> This version will be distributed with Mailman 2.1.10.

I will change this to make the relevant sort


with an appropriate definition of SORT_FIELD in the front with the
other definitions.

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