[MlMt] Subrules - what is the purpose

Benny Kjær Nielsen mailinglist at freron.com
Fri May 14 09:05:14 EDT 2021

On 30 Apr 2021, at 5:14, Antonio Leding wrote:

> MM crew - what is the purpose of a subrule?  Are these just for grouping (i.e. no selection criteria or actions) or are there other purposes?
> I thought they might also be used to setup a hierarchy of rule execution but after testing this a bit, I find this is not the case.  The behavior I see is that even if the parent rule has messages that meet the selection criteria, the subrules still do not execute…

That sounds like it could be a bug. A subrule should be applied when the parent rule matches. If you are sure it's broken then I'll look into it. (If it's broken then I'm guessing not a lot users rely on this feature.)


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