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Re: slrnpull + trn?

On Thu, 2 Jul 1998, Trevor Barrie wrote:

> Failing that, could anybody tell me how to get _any_ newsreader to read
> from an slrnpull spool? Including slrn? (I've tried both of the 
> contradictory sets of instructions given in the documentation, but neither
> seem to work. Haven't had any luck with tin, either.)

I use slrn --spool.  I can't remember the details, but I know at first I
had a lot of trouble to get it to work.  If I remember correctly, I, as
root, deleted the /var/news/ directory because of trouble getting the
correct permissions.  Thereafter the slrnpull created the directory with
the correct permissions.

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