Subject: Re: news server setup
To: Manuel Bouyer <>
From: Paul \(NCC/CS\) <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 05/24/2001 09:13:31
Manuel Bouyer wrote:

> On Wed, May 23, 2001 at 03:26:27PM +1000, Paul (NCC/CS) wrote:
> > Ignatios Souvatzis wrote:
> >
> > > On Wed, May 23, 2001 at 02:31:28PM +1000, Paul (NCC/CS) wrote:
> > >
> > > > I've posted this to port-i386 but with no response yet,
> > >
> > > You really expect an answer within -18 minutes - or even +18 minutes?
> > > Sit back for a moment, please.
> > >
> > >         -is
> >
> > No Sir:)
> >
> > I posted the first one to i386 hours ago.
> Even hours ago isn't enouth for busy peoples. I just started reading
> NetBSD-related email for today (I try to read at last one time per day), in
> which I could read your post to -i386, your second post here, and this
> comment; all at once :)

Yes point taken guys.

I was just trying to set this news server up in a hurry before
someone else in my org does so and thereby gets the job of
hosting it on their box. I thought it would be fun so I was in
a big rush. I Only need to create one mail group on it and then
find out where the go button is:))).

If any one has a cookbook list of a few steps please email me.
Otherwise I have the INSTALL  doc from the distfile now
(much better than the man page to start off) and I'll figure
it out before long.

PS The other thing that makes it harder for we Australians
is the thousands of miles of ocean on either side of us!:)))
When we post, chances are the rest of the planet is getting


> --
> Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI. 
> --



Paul      (
National Climate Centre
Australian Bureau Of Meteorology