[leafnode-list] Request -moderated groups

Matthias Andree matthias.andree at gmx.de
Sat Sep 3 11:48:46 CEST 2005

David Aldred <nr at familyaldred.org.uk> writes:

> I have a problem - the news server upstream from here is bad at dealing with 
> moderated groups (about 1 in 5 posts seem to make it!), and the ISP doesn't 
> seem interested (or possibly can't work out what the problem is).
> I was hoping that using a local server on my system would get round this, and 
> leafnode looks good - but all it does is pass the moderated posts upstream, 
> so straight back to the problem server!
> Is there any chance of any development to leafnode so that it would (perhaps 
> optionally) mail moderated group posts to the moderation address rather than 
> send them on to the upstream newsserver?  

You might want to try leafnode-2 (alpha version, but should work OK) and
configure the moderator address explicitly (see README.html for
information on the moderators file format). leafnode-2 address:

Let me know if that helps.

Matthias Andree

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