running two newsgroup servers on the same machine.
rra at stanford.edu
Thu Jun 22 07:43:48 UTC 2000
I'm sorry about the delay in answering your question; I'm not sure if this
will still be useful but I thought I'd try anyway.
G Sudheer <sudheer.gentela at yasutech.com> writes:
> In order to remove the headache for the adminstrator we thought that we
> could set up INN (2.2) on our machine and have our java NNTP server
> running on another port on the same machine so that we could takeover
> the headache till we can find another alternative. The problem why i
> cannot move to a complete INN installation is that the application code
> is written for the java NNTP server.
> So my questions are :
> Is it feasible to have two newsgroups server running on the same
Yes. Of course, clients connecting to that server need to connect to the
appropriate port, since you can't run both servers on the same port.
> Can i have nnrpd send messages to a port other than 119 and that too on
> the same machine?
I'm not sure what you mean by "send messages," but you can run nnrpd on
any port that you want.
Russ Allbery (rra at stanford.edu) <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>
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