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Re: [leafnode-list] Re: your mail

I wrote:

> José María Mateos schrieb am 2003-07-05:
>> On Wed, Jun 25, 2003 at 12:00:58PM +0100, John Carlyle- Clarke wrote:
>> ># Run fetchnews every hour now the we have broadband!
>> >0 * * * *   /usr/local/sbin/fetchnews -v
>> 	From my experience, funny things may happen using that.
>> 	A is fine, but B changes your Message-ID (you may want to keep
>> that header untouched for filtering purposes) and adds a banner at the
>> top of the message. So, messages are only supposed to be sent through
>> that server if the group you want to post to is not present in server A

Someone ate this mail.

If B changes the Message-ID, it must be taken off-line immediately until
this is resolved, otherwise, B is a source of duplicate articles.

>       Is there any config option to tell fetchnews not to send any
> message that arrives while it's running?

No, there isn't. You cannot use servers that change the Message-ID;
doing so should be subject to a life sentence.

Matthias Andree

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