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[leafnode-list] Re: Some questions about texpire.

On 2007-11-15, Matthias Andree wrote:

> Am Donnerstag, den 15.11.2007, 01:20 +0000 schrieb Adam Funk:

>> Is 'corrupt "mids" file' just a warning (texpire saying, "I found a
>> corrupt file and fixed it") or do I need to do anything about it?
> No need for action - mids file corruption is usually harmless unless it
> happens again and again, and then we'd have to look at the cause.

This is the first time I've noticed it (through logcheck, which I have
configured to ignore all the "usual" texpire message), so I'll sit
back and relax.  :-)

Thanks for the explanation (snipped here).

>> Also, my texpire run takes a long time every morning since I set 
>> "create_all_links = 1" to improve Xref scoring in my news client.
> That's sort of expected if you have many articles crossposted to many
> groups.

I thought that would be the case.

>> Would it do any harm if I moved /etc/cron.daily/leafnode (which runs
>> texpire) into /etc/cron.weekly ?
> If you have sufficient space in /var to keep articles longer, it is
> harmless.

I'll think about it.

Thanks for the advice!

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