Help! Spool is getting bigger every few minutes.

Prakash Subramanian Prakash.Subramanian at
Fri May 17 17:53:23 UTC 2002

expire.ctl has this entry (*:A:1:10:never) commented out.

You may get much newsgroups than you want.  Have
you checked $pathnews/news if unwanted article
which belongs to unknown newsgroup?

How do I check this. Also are there any tools to get top accessed/space 
occupied newgroups.


Katsuhiro Kondou wrote:

>In article <3CD8F3F7.7000101 at>,
>	"Prakash Subramanian" <Prakash.Subramanian at> wrote;
>} I recently started working on inn. INN v2.3.2 on solaris with the 
>} following configuration.
>Don't you have default entry like '*:A:1:10:never'?
>} Also, I carry 2676 newsgroups according to my active file. For every 20 
>} minutes the spool is consistently increasing 15MB-20MB.  How do I track 
>} and stop this problem.
>You may get much newsgroups than you want.  Have
>you checked $pathnews/news if unwanted article
>which belongs to unknown newsgroup?

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