Severe xover corruption problems on INN2.2.1

Hans Lambermont Hans.Lambermont at garg.mpn.cp.philips.com
Mon Oct 11 10:41:09 UTC 1999


Ian Freislich wrote:

> Hans Lambermont wrote:
> > Another thing that might be interesting; the xover estimate of the
> > number of articles in a group is way off. F.i.
> > group nb.biz
> > 211 10 930 970 nb.biz
> > has only 3 articles in it, not 10.
> 
> According to RFC977, the number of articles reported in a group is
> an estimate.
snip

Agreed, so this is no clue. How does this 'estimate' work anyway ? I
think i'll have a look at the source code for it.

Hans Lambermont


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