Inn 2.2.2-3

Katsuhiro Kondou kondou at
Thu May 4 02:18:39 UTC 2000

In article <18396.000503 at>,
	Rimvydas Zilinskas <rzilinskas at> wrote;

}       I want to ask one question. I've installed RH 6.2 on my machine.
}       Inn 2.2.2-3 comes with this distribution. Then I've decided to
}       start my news server. ./innd start did not show any results.
}       I've tried ./innd status and have got no responce to my
}       command. I started to search the reason why inn does not want to
}       start and found that there are no such directory /usr/lib/news.
}       Without it inn refuses to start. Can you tell me, why I can't
}       find this directory on my system. I looked in this directory on
}       my other computer with Redhat 6.1 and inn-2.2-8. I saw
} file in there. I need some advice from you. Will
}       I need to copy this file from my old Redhat system to the system
}       without this file or there is some other workaround?

First, you need to run as news, if you want to run
innd.  I'm not familiar with RH, but I suspect inn comes
with the distribution may be incomplete.  It'd be better
to install from tar ball rather than using it when you see
any problem, or ask RH people.
Katsuhiro Kondou

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