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Re: Why am I no longer receiving the digest?

On Sat, Apr 05, 2003 at 04:12:36AM +0100, Pigeon wrote:
> On Sat, Apr 05, 2003 at 10:29:31AM +1000, Chris Kenrick wrote:
> > I'm not currently subscribed to the digest, but have been in the past.
> > Over that time, probably 4 or 5 occurrences of what you describe
> > happened.  You get nothing for days on end, then all of a sudden it
> > starts up again.  Hence, I'm back to the debian-user over dialup thing
> > too :)
> Thanks, that's useful to know... so presumably when it does get going
> again, I'll receive 100 digests in a lump? duplicating a few thousand
> messages? But if I block the duplicates, the list server gets error
> returns and automatically unsubscribes me (or so I understand). Oh well.

No need to return errors on the duplicates. You could just drop them
into /dev/null.


Colin Watson                                  [cjwatson@flatline.org.uk]

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