Subject: re: misc/6882: /var/spool/news should be owned by news.news
To: matthew green <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Curt Sampson <email@example.com>
Date: 01/28/1999 16:59:11
On Wed, 27 Jan 1999, matthew green wrote:
> this was the whole crux of this discussion, and it seems that newer
> INN'd make it moot :-)
Well, not really. Older versions of INN are still out there, and,
more importantly, cnews still needs to be able to write to
As I've not seen any positive reason not to make it owned by news,
I'm changing it to news:news. If anybody does come up with a good
objection, we can always change it back.
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