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Re: [leafnode-list] Binary blocking

On Sat, 20 Mar 2004, Andrew Cranson wrote:

> Would it be possible to block binaries in leafnode v1 or v2? Our feeds are
> beginning to introduce binary newsgroups which are consuming a lot of
> bandwidth for us.

Apart from filtering file size, you might be able to filter out all
articles that match:


Particularly in leafnode-1. Does that work for you?

Other than that, you can use only_groups_pcre to weed out the binaries
from your group list. (Run fetchnews -f after changing that option.)

Matthias Andree

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