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OK, my first python script is done.

Given a name, it creates a directory if none exists and puts a pickled state file (currently just a counter) in the directory.

Good meeting with Ellen today, we've narrowed things down a bit.daunting but nice to have someone express high expectations when I'm functioning at the apprentice level.

9 Aug 2002 (updated 17 Aug 2002 at 07:48 UTC) »

Well I seem to be lurching toward a thesis topic. Should be fun, I'm looking at developing an improved archiver for Mailman, specifically one that supports searching.

Current to do list:

- Develop my a simplistic archiving tool to get my feet wet w/Python.

- Research how pipermail tracks threads, report to Ellen.

- Research current archiving method from message reception to storage. Starting point=ArchRunner.py

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