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Re: lynx-dev Re: problem with lynx as newsreader (fwd)

From: Ian Collier
Subject: Re: lynx-dev Re: problem with lynx as newsreader (fwd)
Date: Sun, 28 Sep 2003 13:11:54 +0100

On Sat, Sep 27, 2003 at 09:36:54AM -0700, Doug Kaufman wrote:
[lynx "nntp://";]
> It seems that this may be a problem with the server. When I test
> with other servers, the message id is enclosed in angle brackets and
> everything goes OK.

The server is broken.  There are two ways to retrieve an article:
by number (without the angle brackets) and by message-id (with the
angle brackets).  The server doesn't support the latter.  Moreover,
when using the former method it can return articles that aren't in
the current newsgroup.


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