[Project_owners] mailinglist <-> newsgroup gateway

David Boswell davidwboswell at yahoo.com
Wed Feb 7 18:16:21 PST 2007

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> Hi!
> I have a feature request for http://locallink.mozdev.org/ and decided
> to
> post that suggestion on
> news://news.mozdev.org/public.mozdev.locallink - it
> seems that was successful (Message-ID:
> <eqb38p$2t5o$1 at mozdev.mozdev.org>).
> But that posting doesn't show up in the mailing list archive
> (http://www.mozdev.org/pipermail/locallink/) leading me to believe
> that the
> gateway between the newsgroup and the mailing list is broken. If the
> project
> owner is only reading the mailing list, but not the newsgroup he'll
> never
> see my request.
> So I decided to try this out for my own project: I posted to the
> newsgroup
> news://news.mozdev.org/public.mozdev.zombiekeys (Message-ID:
> <eqbcr8$bmp$2 at mozdev.mozdev.org>) and encountered the same problem:
> The
> posting doesn't show up in the mailing list archive at
> (http://www.mozdev.org/pipermail/zombiekeys/). I also didn't get any
> approval request.
> Then I sent a message to the mailing list address
> <zombiekeys at mozdev.org>
> (Message-ID: <mailman.590.1170830340.11744.zombiekeys at mozdev.org>)
> and after
> approving that message it shows up in the mailing list archive as
> well as
> the newsgroup.
> So it seems that the gateway from the mailing list to the newsgroup
> works,
> but the gateway in the other direction (newsgroup -> mailing list) is
> borken.
> It's be great if someone could look into this and get it fixed.
> Please let
> me know if there is anything I can do to help.
>    Thanks, Kai
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