short query on inn enhancement (resend)

Andrew McNamara andrewm at
Fri Jul 30 08:35:28 UTC 1999

>I am currently wading through all the
>GUP stuff to make our customers happy
>(UUCP mainly, but also for other feeds)
>and it would be quite nicer if GUP or
>others would not have to touch the real
>file at all.
>Can you understand I do not want GUP
>to do that? ;-)

We do this by preprocessing the newsfeeds file through a program (C,
although it could have been written in perl or python), which, as an
added bonus performs a syntax check on the file before it's copied onto
the news server.

Andrew McNamara (System Architect) Pty Ltd
Lvl 3, 213 Miller St, North Sydney, NSW 2060, Australia
Phone: +61 2 9409 2117, Fax: +61 2 9409 2111

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