On Fri, Jan 08, 1999 at 01:04:27AM -0600, Jason L Tibbitts III wrote:
> How do people handle incrementing volume numbers? I know issues increment
> automatically, but I suppose you have to increment the volume by yourself.
> I could do it automatically with some yearly event, but I doubt that
> everyone does it that way. Ideas?
I have a little perl script that does in-place edits of the
config file that I run on New Years Day (after shutting off
sendmail to make sure that I don't have to deal with locking
An automated way of incrementing the volume (and resetting the
issue number back to 1) would be quite nice. I can't tell you
how many poorly run digests I've come across that are still at
V1 after many years (and have the issue number in the 4-digit
From: Jason L Tibbitts III <firstname.lastname@example.org>