Can Pan sort threads by date of most recent post?
On Thu, 15 Mar 2012 19:55:25 +0000, Hendrik Boom wrote:
> When I sort threads by date in Pan, it sorts them by their oldest
> posts, that is, the first post made in the thread. Is it possible to
> get it to sort threads by their most recent post, so I get the currently
> most active threads near the top of the list?
Mmm... you mean something like Thunderbird/Icedove or Evolution do?
If my memory serves me well, these put the latest updated thread at the
top, regardless the date of original posting. I don't think this can be
customized in Pan but I'm using an old version (0.132), so this may have
> If Pan won't do this, should I be using some other newsreader instead?
Thunderbird/Icedove or Evo ;-P
> The present behaviour would seem to encourage people to start new
> threads to get attention when an existing thread would provide better
Mmm, I prefer the Pan way... I find it a more logical approach (or maybe
is that I finally got accustomed to it). Anyway, I think that this should
be fully configurable by the user.
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