WAS Re: innfeed not propagating articles

Jeffrey M. Vinocur jeff at litech.org
Mon Dec 17 18:49:43 UTC 2001

On Mon, 17 Dec 2001, Steven L. Sesar wrote:

> No, the IP has stayed the same, we only added a CNAME entry for the
> hostname. So, INN filters article source by IP? If so, then that's not
> my problem.

At start (or reload), INN resolves all of the names in incoming.conf into
IPs, and remembers those IPs until the next start/reload.

So if you change IPs but keep the same name, there will be temporary
problems until the remote ends re-resolve the names.

Jeffrey M. Vinocur
jeff at litech.org

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