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Re: [leafnode-list] local groups, use as archive



On Mon, 12 Feb 2001 13:44:27 +0100, Matthias Andree wrote:

>Volker Apelt schrieb am Montag, den 12. Februar 2001:
>
>> fetchnews could move the raw message from out.going to a new 
>> sent.messages  directory instead of unlinking them.  
>
>That would be a good idea if fetchnews had a plan of when to delete
>outgoing messages. With a function like delposted(), it's far too unsafe
>for archiving purposes.
>
>> >I like the idea of being able to access archived posts by nntp.
>> 
>> One problem will be rfc threading of mail messages. There is
>> no message-id: line in mails and no xref: .  
>> Threading on subject: it the only way to collect a thread 
>> of mails.
>
>Wrong. Mail has Message-Id: and Mail has In-Reply-To:, sometimes an
>optional References: header. XRef is for X-Post detection, not for
>threading.

Ooops, It's the References: line that is missing in Email Headers,
and the Message-Id: is required in both...
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Volker Apelt               Group of Prof. Dr. Ch. Griesinger
                           Johann Wolfgang Goethe Universitaet
                           Frankfurt am Main (Germany)
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