Re: [TOOLS-DEVELOPMENT] How do counters reset in the datatracker

Russ Housley <housley@vigilsec.com> Thu, 16 May 2019 13:43 UTC

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Subject: Re: [TOOLS-DEVELOPMENT] How do counters reset in the datatracker
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Roman:

>> When the document moves to a new state, the counter is reset for that new
>> state.  
> 
> To be clear -- any change in sub-state will trigger a reset?

My memory is that only the state, not the sub-state, will reset it.  I would have to look at the code to be 100% sure, but that is my memory from my time as an AD.

Russ