Moderate/intercept usenet postings

Ken Murchison ken at
Fri Apr 8 09:37:53 EDT 2005

Eric Berggren wrote:

> Ah... i saw that but wasn't quite sure what it meant (ie,
> "/vendor/cmu/cyrus-imapd/news2mail" - wha?) I understand.
> As an aside, do mailbox attributes at the user.<user> level apply or get
> propagated to subfolders (at least for new subfolders like acls) ?

Some of the annotations can be inherited, but this is not one of them 
(for obvious reasons).

> Ken Murchison wrote:
>>>Is there a simple method to process articles posted locally via NNTP
>>>before being sent upstream ? Specifically, looking to setup a
>>>bi-directional gateway for some local groups (group is accessible via
>>>IMAP and NNTP - smtp postings are easy, looking to capture NNTP posts to
>>>feed into a mailing list).
>>"Newsgroups can also be gatewayed to email by setting
>>/vendor/cmu/cyrus-imapd/news2mail mailbox annotations to the
>>corresponding email addresses."
>>So, in cyradm (as an admin) this would look something like:
>>mboxcfg netnews.misc.test news2mail ericb at
>>(assuming newsprefix=netnews)
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