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Re: [leafnode-list] Does fetch news log each message it fetches
Thank you it works great now
I thought the correct way was to send a HUP signal. now that ive replaced it
with SIGINT it works great
----- Original Message -----
From: "Cornelius Krasel" <krasel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Monday, May 22, 2000 10:46 AM
Subject: Re: [leafnode-list] Does fetch news log each message it fetches
> Timothy Clarke wrote:
> > For some reason it seems like if you stop fetchnews before it's fetched
> > fetching all the articles from a group it doesn't keep it's place and
> > reget the articles.
> This is not true. Fetchnews may only not update the .overview files.
> However, when fetching news checking is done by message id directly
> on the /var/spool/news/message.id directory ; therefore, fetchnews
> will only fetch the articles that have not been retrieved before. If
> you interrupt fetchnews in the middle of fetching an article, you may,
> however, not be able to retrieve this article fully.
> (However, if you stop fetchnews with a SIGINT signal it should even
> update the overview files correctly.)
> /* Cornelius Krasel, U Wuerzburg, Dept. of Pharmacology, Versbacher Str. 9
> /* D-97078 Wuerzburg, Germany email: phak004@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx SP4
> /* "Science is the game we play with God to find out what His rules are."
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