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bjt at aa.usno.navy.mil
Mon Sep 17 13:23:46 UTC 2001
> In article <3BA35A0B.17562.10401D06 at localhost>,
> "Bill Tangren" <bjt at aa.usno.navy.mil> wrote;
> } > } inews failed: Warning What server? -- Article will be spooled.
> } >
> } > This tells server in inn.conf is unset.
> } I'm sorry. I don't understand. The innd server is running. I can post
> } messages to it, and then read them.
> Examine 'server' parameter in inn.conf file which should
> be located under '/usr/local/news/etc' unless you specified
> with '--prefix=' at configure phase.
> Katsuhiro Kondou
I looked at inn.conf and saw that 'server' was unset. I read the man pages
and looked at all examples I had, and none told me what to set it to. I
made up a name. I restarted the server, and got this error message:
inews failed: Warning Can't connect to server -- Article will be spooled.
I then changed the name to innd, thinking that was the name of the daemon, but the error
message was the same. Could someone tell me how I am to determine what to enter for
'server' in inn.conf?
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