Russ Allbery rra at
Tue Jan 2 20:42:26 UTC 2001

James Ralston <qralston+ml.inn-workers at> writes:

> This would also have the practical benefit of making it easier to
> gateway a newsgroup with a local IMAP mail folder, which is something
> I'm going to have to do shortly.

> Ideally, I want to minimize the header conversions that will be
> necessary, because (IMHO) the risk of having a "news" header break a
> mail client (or the risk of having a "mail" header break a news client)
> is less than the risk of screwing up the header transformations.
> Mucking with headers is a briar patch, with many sharp and pointy things
> to jab at one...

Note that you'll want to use rnews to inject your articles, then, since
nnrpd will still make all sorts of modifications to the headers.

Russ Allbery (rra at             <>

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