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Re: Difference in score returned and sum of all points

From: Anthony Cartmell <lists_at_nospam>
Date: Wed Oct 13 2010 - 08:58:05 GMT

>> All *.cf files under that directory contain rule definitions.
>> How are their names chosen is not important. What is the point of your
>> question?
> Matus, this particular point was just out of my curiosity, nothing more
> than
> that. I just wanted to understand the reason for prefixing file names
> with
> 10,20,30,etc. when it can be just actual rule names as file name like
>,, etc.

I think the .cf files are parsed and applied in alphabetical order, so the
10_* ones get run first.

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