INN Feature Changes: 1.5.1 to get 1.6
"Feature changes" (according to me) present in 1.6 as compared to 1.5.1 (and 1.5.1sec2 and 1.5.2) These are tagged in the Unified Sources as INN160FE. This is taken from my message to INN-WORKERS of 5 Sep 1997.
KEYWORDS (like INN doesn't have enough things holding up the main
Path header propagation
apb mega patch, with worker limits, including RCHAN stuff.
Debugging and dmalloc hooks in inndstart.c
Innd initial prority (inndstart.c)
Priority setting in innd.c
PerlMode() call when shutting down
Much better usage diagnostics. (Keep these!)
Matt Dillon's mmap active and NO_MMAP_ACTIVE (nnrpd/group.c)
Optimization in article.c::OVERfind when last article number was
Change to different DONT_LIKE_PULLERS code
X-trace X-complaints to headers.
ftp method in actsyncd. (Seems useful.)
Some changes to the behavior which I classify as feature changes, but they are arguably "defect fixes."
Logging of "think it's a dotquad" message. (rc.c)
Log level of shutdown in innd CleanupAndExit
sigpipe-handler and no logging of "Connection reset by peer"
(netscape wins this one.)
A change in the order of the response to ARTICLE, HEAD, STAT.
(I don't understand this. I know it was probably wrong
before, but changing something that is so embedded in
the protocol seems likely to break things.... Can someone
explain this one to me?)
The code is in nnrpd/article.c::CMDfetch
#mibexp#ifexp XINN160B3 XINN1P6B2 INN160FE
Reply("%d %ld %s %s\r\n", what->ReplyCode, art, av, what->Item);
Reply("%d %ld %s %s\r\n", what->ReplyCode, art, what->Item, av);
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