Re: newsfeeds help!
In your email to me, Ricardo Kleemann, you wrote:
> I'm trying to figure out if I'm really feeding the site... where else can
> I look to confirm? After many attempts, the user at the other end informed
They should see the articles appear in the news log file (/var/log/news/log
on most systems).
> me that they had received one article. That's it... and there's a lot of
> articles here.
They should see 1 line for each article in the log file.
> What is the criteria for sending and when articles get sent?
> I've run nntpsend and the send-nntp script and it basically starts and
> stops right away. Where would I look to see if anything actually got sent?
You should take a look at (ummm) /var/log/news/nntpsend (i think). That
should tell you something. Make sure you don't have a lock file
for the reomte site or nothing will go.. look in /usr/lib/news...
I can't remember off the top of my head and I'm not at a Debian box.
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