Bug 622175 - When grouping by thread and sorting by date, the thread uses the wrong date.
Summary: When grouping by thread and sorting by date, the thread uses the wrong date.
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Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: evolution   
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Version: 13
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Matthew Barnes
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2010-08-07 22:35 UTC by Samuel Irlapati
Modified: 2010-08-24 00:19 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2010-08-24 00:19:31 UTC
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Description Samuel Irlapati 2010-08-07 22:35:33 UTC
Description of problem:

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): 2.30.2

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start evolution
2. Group by threads
3. Sort according to date
4. Look at the date filed
Actual results: When grouped by thread, the thread retains the date of the first message in the thread and not the last message, when sorting by date.

Expected results: The thread should use the date of the last message in the thread for sorting. 

Additional info:

Comment 1 Milan Crha 2010-08-23 15:19:01 UTC
Thanks for a bug report. This seems to work fine for me. There is a hidden option to influence this behaviour. Open a gconf-editor and check
the default value is 'true' (checked), and means that threads are sorted by the latest date in it. I suppose you have this option unchecked. The long description states:
     This setting specifies whether the threads should be sorted based
     on latest message in each thread, rather than by message's date.
     Evolution requires a restart.

Could you check the value of the option and try to change it, if necessary, please?

Comment 2 Samuel Irlapati 2010-08-24 00:19:31 UTC
Thank you ... that worked!

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