file feed

Jeffrey M. Vinocur jeff at
Sun Nov 23 07:24:03 UTC 2003

On Sun, 23 Nov 2003, Guich wrote:

> But i have all messages here, in separate numbered files: 1 2 3 ...
> I tried to copy the files to the spool directories, but INN did not
> recognized them. I feel that i must tell in some way: "hey INN, please bring
> these messages alive!"

Do your messages have an Xref header that is correct?  (The number must 
match the filename.)

If they do, you can use makehistory to tell INN how to find those
messages.  For readers to be able to access them, you'll want to build
overview also (use the -O flag to makehistory).

Jeffrey M. Vinocur
jeff at

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