Re: newbie Usenet config question
"Monique Y. Mudama" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message news:<2nnPr-4Lsemail@example.com>...
> On 2004-07-29, Dave Hathaway penned:
> > I am trying to configure suck and cnews to provide a local copy of
> > news, so that I can pull it at night or during the times when
> > roadrunner is not jam packed.
> I can't answer your actual configuration questions, but have you looked
> at leafnode? It seems to provide the functionality you want. Just set
> up a fetchnews cronjob for whenever you'd rather pull it.
> Ask smart questions, get good answers:
I did look briefly at leafnode during a moment of despair. cnews+suck
looked so easy to configure that I thought I would stick with it. I
even dselect'd leafnode, but ultimately didn't grab it. Maybe I
should have. Maybe I will.
Thanks for the suggestion.