[svlug] inn2 message injection

J C Lawrence claw at kanga.nu
Mon Jan 27 14:28:51 PST 2003

On Mon, 27 Jan 2003 14:08:40 +0800
Marc MERLIN <marc_news at merlins.org> wrote:
> 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.

> 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)

Actually it looks like inews is the one doing the dirty deed.  (And yes,
I already have the group set to never expire)

J C Lawrence
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