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[leafnode-list] Re: automatically x-post to local group?
clemens fischer <ino-news@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> writes:
> On Sat, 2 Aug 2008 09:54:36 +0200 Matthias Andree wrote:
>> clemens fischer schrieb am 2008-08-01:
>>> could leafnode make an exception to this rule for _local_ newsgroups?
>>> oh, well, i think i'd have to cook some scripting up, then ...
>> It'd then have to mark and later automatically supersede the local
>> copy when the official moderator article appears. Looks quite ugly to
> it is ugly when viewed from the standpoint of the USENET as a whole.
> what i want to achieve is just a local copy of everything going out,
> where this local copy would never hit the 'net. i'd consider this
> "local policy" with no bearing on anybody offsite.
Sure. But: I have to automatically supersede local article copies once
externals come in, without creating loopholes in dupe detection or
superseding articles that have another origin than this "local copy for
> plus: people would know that articles in local.archive may or may not
> have appeared some place else, but they'd know these articles were
> sent off. i would not even _want_ superseeding to work. "people",
> this is just me in this context.
> come on, you have predicates like "is_localgroup(group_name)", and
> you're learned and far from simple, this can't be a technical problem.
It is a tech problem, and certainly solvable.
I'm not convinced that I want to do something hackish though...
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