Rebuild the overview for a single newsgroup

Lars Magne Ingebrigtsen larsi at
Sat Aug 31 22:46:04 UTC 2002

Russ Allbery <rra at> writes:

>>> Yeah, understood.  I'm going to write some tools that let you regenerate
>>> the overview for a single tradspool group on the fly while the server is
>>> running, but I won't have time to work on this for a bit.
>> If such a tool existed, it would make running so much
>> easier... 
> It's been written, and it's in CURRENT, but it's not yet been tested.  I'm
> hoping to get to that soon, but other things keep getting in the way.

I've been playing with the tdx-util program from CURRENT a bit, but
it seems to be hanging trying to get a write lock on the
/var/spool/news/overview/group.index file, for some reason.  But it
isn't able to.  Does this mean that, er, it doesn't work?  :-)

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