Transcript for #bitcoin-dev 2017/09/23

09:39 wumpus ossifrage is right, the blocks are stored in the order they happen to be received. There's a "contrib/linearize" script that comes with the repository that can be used to create linearly-ordered block files of any size.
09:40 wumpus (this can't be done in-place though, and neither will it update the block database that contains filenr/pointers, but they can be used to reindex from for e.g. a new node)
10:24 azaclauson I'd like to submit a pull request with an msvc solution that builds libbitcoinconsensus. Is there anything I should do to help it get a better reception?