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Re: Reading news offline (Was: Using "suck" to transfer news....)



On 20 Jul 1997, Stig Sandbeck Mathisen wrote:

> Ok, I just follow the suck man page, but I must admit I haven't gotten
> it to work yet.  Suck transfers some articles from the server, and
> makes a batchfile for innxmit, but innxmit wants to read from
> /var/spool/news/out.going, which seems to be for articles headed the
> other way. (I have to work on that too, but first read, then post :)

the out.going directory *IS* for articles *leaving* your server.  That is
what you want, right? :)

If you want innxmit to look at another dir, I suggest you consult the
innxmit man page.  In the second paragraph of the description, it's in
there....

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