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[Pan-users] UPDATE Re: Weirdness compounded : giganews on one machine bu
[Pan-users] UPDATE Re: Weirdness compounded : giganews on one machine but not another
Thu, 09 Mar 2006 15:52:14 -0500
Pan/0.14.2.91 (As She Crawled Across the Table)
On Thu, 09 Mar 2006 12:41:56 -0500, Beartooth wrote:
> I keep Pan 0.14.2.91 on four machines, with all the settings as near the
> same as I can manage (except that three of them, being backups, aren't
> subscribed to a lot of groups that are on the main one but that I seldom
> look at).
> The main one (the same one that seemed to lose my lists of posts to bitrot
> yesterday) connects as usual to news.opera.no, news.grc.com, and
> news.gmane.org -- but not to news.isp.giganews.com. The backup does all
> What's wrong, and what do I do about it?
> Just on a hunch, what is Pan's cache, and what do I lose if I clear it?
> (Oh, and how? I know there's a way ....)
This poor newsreader is beginning to feel like a car wearing out -- and
badly in need of rest. I closed and reopened it, after fighting it all
day (having noticed that a line about handshake failing had persisted all
that timer in about the third bar from left on the bottom) -- and presto
change-o, it works again.
Beartooth Staffwright, PhD Neo-Redneck Linux Convert
FC4; gpsd-2.30-1;gpsdrive 2.10pre2; CXO 5.0.1
Pine 4.64, Pan 0.14.2.91; Privoxy 3.0.3; Dillo 0.8.5
Galeon 2.0.0, Epiphany 1.6.5, Opera 8.52, Firefox 1.0.7
Remember I know precious little of what I am talking about.