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RFC977 3.9. The NEXT command

RFC977 3.9.1.  NEXT


   The internally maintained "current article pointer" is advanced to
   the next article in the current newsgroup.  If no more articles
   remain in the current group, an error message is returned and the
   current article remains selected.

   The internally-maintained "current article pointer" is set by this

   A response indicating the current article number, and the message-id
   string will be returned.  No text is sent in response to this

RFC977 3.9.2.  Responses

   223 n a article retrieved - request text separately
           (n = article number, a = unique article id)
   412 no newsgroup selected
   420 no current article has been selected
   421 no next article in this group
[Source:"RFC977"] [Last Changed:February 1986]
[Copyright: 1986 Brian Kantor, Phil Lapsley]

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Note that all RFC977 2.4.3. General Responses
may also be received.

More Detailed Topics
RFC977 4.1. Example 1 - relative access with NEXT

Overview and Related Topics
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NNTP Command Syntax
NNTP Response Syntax
RFC977 3.1. The ARTICLE, BODY, HEAD, and STAT commands

RFC977 3.5. The LAST command

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