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Re: [leafnode-list] posting news in 2.0b8

"Heiko Nock" <zifnab@xxxxxxx> writes:

> My provider seems to have some technical difficulties at the moment and
> everything is slow as molasses. I started fetchnews and leafnode tried to
> post the first posting. For some time nothing happened so I thought I'd
> better try again later and stopped it with ctrl-c. Unfortunately my outgoing
> folder was empty afterwards. I guess that's a bug :(

That's a known problem. 

Use Ctrl-\ instead, but ONLY(!) if it's currently posting. ^\ sends
SIGQUIT which fetchnews does not trap. (Not sure if that's another bug,
but it's useful here.)

Matthias Andree

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