[svlug] inn2 message injection

Marc MERLIN marc_news at merlins.org
Sun Jan 26 22:08:40 PST 2003

On Sat, Jan 25, 2003 at 12:45:21AM -0800, J C Lawrence wrote:
> I have ~40K RFC2822 messages in MH folders that I'd like to inject into
> inn2.  I grabbed mail2news to do the dirty deed but it rewrote all the
> Date: headers to the current date, and there doesn't appear to be a way
> to suppress that in either mail2news or inews.
> Any other good ways around the problem?  

Well, you can obviously hack mail2news, but if you do that, inn will
then refuse 98% of your messages because they are more than 2 weeks old
and already expired (you have to change the expiration deadline in the
inn config too)

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