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INN FAQ Part 7

NOTE: The maintainers of the INN FAQ stopped publishing in December 1997.
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Subject: (7.12) I'm getting groups sent to me that I don't want.

Tell the system administrator(s) of the machine(s) that feed news to
you to stop sending those groups. There is no other way to do it. (In
B or C News, the groups would end up in junk; at least with INN they
are not taking up space. You should compile with WANT_JUNK set to

If the people that feed you use B news or C news, remember that they
don't use a "newsfeeds" file. They use a file called "sys" which has a
completely different format for specifying newsgroups.


[Source: INN FAQ Part 7 Archive-name: usenet/software/inn-faq/part7]
[Last Changed: $Date: 1997/09/16 01:25:57 $ $Revision: 2.25 $]
[Copyright: 1997 Heiko Rupp, portions by Tom Limoncelli, Rich Salz, et al.]