inn newbie: Configuring NNTP-Posting-Host, et al.

Russ Allbery rra at
Tue Apr 23 18:29:00 UTC 2002

Matus \"fantomas\" Uhlar <uhlar at> writes:

> NNTP-Porting-Host can be used to trace users who posted any article. I
> think disabling that header is bad idea. You should probably rewrite it
> to be able detect poster and for people outside not to see IP addreses.

All you need to trace users with INN is the message ID; with that, you can
grep your news logs and get all of the additional information even without
an NNTP-Posting-Host header.

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