nntpsend and innxmit

Russ Allbery rra at stanford.edu
Wed Jun 21 09:19:33 UTC 2000

Eilko Bos <Eilko.Bos at nl.origin-it.com> writes:

> I think I found the problem. Now I had that file 'newsfeedb.domain.com'
> which was untouched, I could manipulate it by changing the relative
> spooldir to absolute spooldir and copy it to 'serverb'. That worked!  I
> thought that innxmit (or nntpsend) would take the spooldir from
> 'inn.conf', but it doesn't seem to. So now I have to play with symlinks
> or absolute spooldir-names.

nntpsend uses ${BATCH} as the directory for outgoing batches and passes it
to innxmit; it gets this from pathoutgoing in inn.conf.  Checking the
code, that should work.

Russ Allbery (rra at stanford.edu)             <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>

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