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Re: [leafnode-list] Stop fetching groups
On Fri, Nov 12, 1999 at 05:00:07PM +0100, Greisberger Christophe wrote:
> What shall I do to stop leafnode from fetching newsgroups that I don't read anymore?
> Is is automatic after some time?
It will stop getting them after some configurable time period. The
relevant bits of the sample config file:
## timeout_short determines how many days fetch gets a newsgroup which
## has been accidentally opened. The default is two days.
# timeout_short = 1
## timeout_long determines how many days fetch will wait before not getting
## an unread newsgroup any more. The default is seven days.
timeout_long = 5
> Do I have to delete /var/spool/news/interesting.groups/the.news.group.name
You can also do this - that's how leafnode records which groups you're
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