groups marked as 'j' in active still propagated. Why?

Russ Allbery rra at
Mon May 17 08:49:41 UTC 2004

Ilya Varlashkin <ilya at> writes:
> On Sun, May 16, 2004 at 10:51:03PM -0700, Russ Allbery wrote:

>> Yeah, the man page implies a contradiction with the code.  I looked at
>> the code, and it could be made to match the documentation, but it's
>> been this way since INN 1.0 so I decided to leave the code alone and
>> fix the documentation.  Those articles will be fed to any site that
>> chooses to receive *either* that newsgroup *or* the junk group.

> This obviously includes sites, that receive '*' and don't explicitly
> exclude 'j'-group via poison pattern. Is it correct?


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