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Bug 8019 - nnrpd newnews command broken in inn-2.2.1 rpm
Summary: nnrpd newnews command broken in inn-2.2.1 rpm
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: inn
Version: 6.1
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Cristian Gafton
QA Contact:
Depends On:
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Reported: 1999-12-27 22:55 UTC by criege
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2000-05-18 13:43:50 UTC

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Patch file for inn-2.2.1/nnrpd/newnews.c, fix missing ">" bug (deleted)
1999-12-27 23:19 UTC, criege
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Description criege 1999-12-27 22:55:03 UTC
When submitting a "newnews" command to the 'nnrpd' server, the list of
returned message-id's is broken, i.e. the closing ">" sign is missing.
Transcript of a session:

$ telnet localhost nntp
Connected to localhost.
Escape character is '^]'.
200 localhost InterNetNews server INN 2.2.1 25-Aug-1999 ready
mode reader
200 localhost InterNetNews NNRP server INN 2.2.1 25-Aug-1999 ready (posting
newnews localhost.test 19991227 000000
230 New news follows
205 .
Connection closed by foreign host.

Comment 1 criege 1999-12-27 23:19:59 UTC
Created attachment 46 [details]
Patch file for inn-2.2.1/nnrpd/newnews.c, fix missing ">" bug

Comment 2 criege 1999-12-27 23:24:59 UTC
The attached file 'newnews.patch' fixes this bug; it's also fixed in the 2.2.2
release of 'inn' by the ISC and marked accordingly in the ChangeLog for 2.2.2.

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