- To: GOODWIN%SMCVAX.BITNET@mitvma.mit.edu
- Subject: NOS Mailbox
- From: John DeGood <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Date: Thu, 30 Jan 92 16:16:32 est
> It seems to me
> we then have two approaches; we change the numbering scheme within areas as
> described previously or we can change NOS to simply number messages in
> consecutive order as most PBBS systems do now.
An approach independent of message numbering is to remember a user's
last access time and then identify new messages relative to that time.
John DeGood NU3E
Hewlett-Packard Avondale (Pennsylvania) Site