Articles stuck in /var/spool/news/incoming

Russ Allbery rra at stanford.edu
Thu Dec 18 21:56:34 UTC 2003


Nigel Telles <ntelles at metrohm.co.uk> writes:

> 	on checking the news spool for these articles none were found.
> 	on Further investigation I happen to notice that these articles
> are stuck in /var/spool/news/incoming. On checking some of these they
> are the missing ones.

> 	My question is as to why they are stuck here and what do I need
> to do get them to move to there appropriate spooled articled folders

Run rnews -U as the news user.  You probably want to run that hourly from
cron.

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