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From: Eric Wong <>
To: "Eric W. Biederman" <>
Subject: Re: Q: Did you do something to message number recently?
Date: Mon, 24 Jun 2019 17:33:19 +0000
Message-ID: <20190624173319.3bb4t3zrieb4k5w2@dcvr> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20190624163442.xhk6drl7ptnq7i5o@dcvr>

Eric Wong <> wrote:
> "Eric W. Biederman" <> wrote:
> > 
> > Eric,
> > 
> > I am just starting to dig into this, I just noticed that I have several
> > inboxes that are seeing huge skips in message numbers assigned in
> > msgmap.  Do you have any idea why this would be?

How big are the gaps you're hitting?

> I've hit this in the past using the altid stuff to keep NNTP
> article numbers in check.
> There's a lot of changes w.r.t. progress reporting, no-op
> speedups,
> > If not I will dig in and figure this out.  I just figured I would ask
> > in case you have any handy canidates.
> Are you hitting this with "git fetch && public-inbox-index" or
> -watch/-mda?

OK, I see this in my libc-alpha v2 mirror via -watch,
but not my v1 -watch mirrors.  Likely to affect -mda, too.
But the number gaps are small, however (1-2 messages), and.

  reply	other threads:[~2019-06-24 17:33 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 9+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-06-24 15:59 Eric W. Biederman
2019-06-24 16:34 ` Eric Wong
2019-06-24 17:33   ` Eric Wong [this message]
2019-06-24 22:56     ` Eric W. Biederman
2019-06-24 23:42       ` Eric Wong
2019-06-25 12:01         ` Eric W. Biederman
2019-06-25 17:51           ` Eric Wong
2019-06-24 23:38 ` [PATCH] msgmap: mid_insert: use plain "INSERT" to detect duplicates Eric Wong
2019-06-25  3:48   ` Eric Wong

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