Bad date header => weird inews error message
rra at stanford.edu
Sun Dec 19 22:16:30 UTC 2004
Felix E Klee <felix.klee at inka.de> writes:
> when I post the attached message with "inews -h <message_file>", I get
> the following error message:
> inews: cannot send article to server: 441 Can't parse "Date" header: \
> No such file or directory
> inews: article not posted
The "No such file or directory" bit was a bug in the error reporting in
inews. This has now been fixed in CVS.
> * Why does inews need to parse the date header? I.e. why doesn't it
> just put the message on the news server as is (after adding a path
> and some other headers)?
The error message *was* from the news server, and yes, inews doesn't parse
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