Moderate/intercept usenet postings

Eric Berggren ericb at
Thu Apr 7 21:28:24 EDT 2005

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) ?


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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