On Sat, 2 Dec 2006, James Edward Gray II wrote:

> *  I rewrote the entire Gateway this last week, so anything before that is 
> history.  The news-to-email side is already deployed.  My email-to-news code 
> is complete, but not deployed.  (Our SysAdmin will get to it soon now.)  If 
> you raise issues, please make sure they are recent.

   mine aren't - so ignore for now.

> * I now have very detailed logs on everything the Gateway does, so please be 
> specific.  For example, tell me which messages are missing, not just that 
> they are.

   can't we automate this? monitor/scraper?


> * Our Usenet host does not allow us to post HTML emails.  This is not 
> changing.  (I'm not bothered by this because I do not believe anyone should 
> be sending HTML email to Ruby Talk.)

   harp:~ > echo '<html><body><b>__html_2_text?__</b></body></html>' | links -dump -stdin
      __html_2_text?__

   ??

> * Our Gateway is an NNTP <-> email Gateway.  There has been at least one 
> instance of a Usenet post using ancient header formatting predating NNTP. 
> These messages are not supported.

   check.


> I will address individual issues, as long as they are aware of all four 
> points above.

   so...  i have this rash...   ;-)

-a
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