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Re: slrn - posting to newsgroup rejected

On Thu, 22 Jul 1999, Mark Brown wrote:

> Well, see the questions above.  Try moving the articles into the
> outgoing directory and running slrnpull from the command line.  Try
> looking in the system logs in /var/log to see if any information went 
> there.

Aah!  I found a log in /var/spool/slrnpull containing log entries since
June 1998.  Shouldn't it be in /var/log? 
07/20/1999 21:56:44 Connecting to host news.saix.co.za ...  07/20/1999
21:57:37 Connected to host.  Posting Ok.  07/20/1999 21:57:37 Attempting
to post /var/spool/slrnpull/out.going/X932481060-2322-1.jhspies... 

07/20/1999 21:57:39 ***Article
/var/spool/slrnpull/out.going/X932481060-2322-1.jhspies rejected. status =
441: 441 No valid newsgroups in "jhspies@futurenet.co.za". 

07/20/1999 21:57:39 ***Saving article in

07/20/1999 21:57:39 ***Posting of
/var/spool/slrnpull/out.going/X932481060-2322-1.jhspies failed. 
Question:  Why is slrnpull looking for newsgrous in
jhspies@futurenet.co.za which is my email address while the news server is


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