From: Carsten Dominik <email@example.com> To: Hsiu-Khuern Tang <firstname.lastname@example.org> Cc: "email@example.com" <firstname.lastname@example.org> Subject: Re: Sorting a column of inactive dates Date: Fri, 6 Feb 2009 16:53:38 +0100 [thread overview] Message-ID: <A56818D9-C773-406B-8CA7-0DE9863B4DDE@uva.nl> (raw) In-Reply-To: <20090203000630.GX28304@hplhtang1> On Feb 3, 2009, at 1:06 AM, Hsiu-Khuern Tang wrote: > Hi all, > > I have a table where one column consists of inactive dates, such as > this: > > | Date | OK? | > |------------------+-----| > | [2009-01-30 Fri] | x | > | [2009-01-27 Tue] | x | > | [2009-01-28 Wed] | x | > > I can't sort the table by that column. If I change the dates to > active, then > sorting (by time) works fine. Is this behavior intentional? Yes, intentional, because the same routine also does sorting of entries and should prefer active time stamps. However, I realize that we can still look for an inactive time stamp when no active one can be found. I just pushed this change. - Carsten
next prev parent reply other threads:[~2009-02-06 15:53 UTC|newest] Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested] mbox.gz Atom feed top 2009-02-03 0:06 Hsiu-Khuern Tang 2009-02-06 15:53 ` Carsten Dominik [this message] 2009-02-06 18:37 ` Hsiu-Khuern Tang
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