Incremental Sync between Inn Servers
julien at trigofacile.com
Thu Oct 1 18:02:44 UTC 2009
> Is there any method can synchronize articles between two NNTP servers incrementally?
What do you want exactly?
(Slave mode for the second news server? -- see xrefslave in inn.conf)
> 1. Using Innfeed command through Channel mode, is it correct?
> 1.1 Does "Channel mode" supply incremental sync?
What do you call "incremental sync"?
> 1.2 If "Channel mode" doesn't supply incremental sync, we need to use Funnel-file mode to sync remote NNTP server, right? Is
> there document introduce the format information of funnel file?
See the newsfeeds(5) man page. It is where you specify the format
(with the W option):
> 2. I noticed that there is some tools can bridge NNTP news to RSS, is there any native component inside inn can support that
No there isn't natively.
> You know some times people usually behind firewall, http request is the most popular way to access news server.
You could also run nnrpd on port 80...
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