Re: [R] Gmane-interface

From: David Winsemius <dwinsemius_at_comcast.net>
Date: Sun, 16 Nov 2008 18:57:49 -0500

On Nov 16, 2008, at 5:05 PM, Oliver Bandel wrote:

> Zitat von David Winsemius <dwinsemius@comcast.net>:
>
>>
>> When I look at that page and choose the "all messages with excerpted
>> text" link, I get what appears reasonably up-to-date entries compared
>> to what I get in my mail subscription. Have you considered the
>> possibility that it is not Gmane which is "without update" but rather
>> your knowledge of how to correctly use your browser that needs
>> updating?
>
> I used the reload buttonm as well as CTRL-R to look for new data.
>
> I have here the latest date from 2007/09/10 at
> http://www.mail-archive.com/r-help@stat.math.ethz.ch/maillist.html
>
> When using the other archive, which was recommended to me, it was
> up-to-date (even if slow, because there was mentioned it needs up to
> 10
> minutes for an update).
>
>
>
>> Generally there is some keystroke or button combination
>> that forces a a browser reloading of a webpage.
> [...]
>
> But this does not help.

When I used the URL you offered to the Gmane website, both the RSS feeds and the web interface links were as current as Gmane ever is. Furthermore when I also look at the link entitled "Original list archive", it too is also up-to-date. You seem to have managed to choose the only link on the entire Gmane r.general page that has an out-of-date archive. It appears to be a link that is under the control of neither Gmane nor R-help. What can I say?

Patient: Doctor, it hurts when I hit my hand with a hammer. Doctor: Then don't do that.

-- 
David Winsemius, MD

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