Observation using trn-test76 and INN 2.4.0

Kiernan, Alex alexk at demon.net
Fri Nov 29 18:59:04 UTC 2002

> (This is, to some degree, an API flaw.  I think it would make 
> more sense
> for nnrpd to open the overview for a group on GROUP or 
> LISTGROUP and keep
> it open and sitting around somewhere until the user moved to 
> another group
> or closed the connection, with nnrpd handling the book-keeping.  But I
> suppose using a cache instead keeps the nnrpd logic a bit simpler.)

nnrpd is a mess, I'd *much* prefer changing the API to have handles returned
from the overview API per group - threading then becomes an option.

Alex Kiernan, Principal Engineer, Development, THUS plc

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