Delete/create newsgroup

Jeffrey M.Vinocur jeff at
Wed Oct 27 22:28:20 UTC 2004

On Oct 27, 2004, at 2:00 PM, Eriberto wrote:

> I need to delete a newsgroup and create it again. However, after
> deletion/creation, the group don't show received messages. How to make
> this? Rebuild database? How?

Are you trying to make the old messages appear again?

Probably your overview database needs to be rebuilt.  If you are using 
a recent version of INN with tradspool and tradindexed, you can use the 
tdx-util tool.  Otherwise you have to run makehistory (which can take a 
while on large spools).

Jeffrey M. Vinocur
jeff at

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