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This article was posted to the Usenet group alt.hackers in 1995; any technical information is probably outdated.

Re: test post

Article: 7507 of alt.hackers
Newsgroups: alt.hackers
Subject: Re: test post
Date: 10 Mar 1995 16:56:45 GMT
Organization: Curtin University of Technology
Lines: 22
Approved: i think.
Message-ID: 3jq0cd$
X-Newsreader: TIN [version 1.2 PL2]
Status: RO

Donald McFarlane ( wrote:
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: ObBlob:  .oO.
:           '"

: --
: preferred email address is unless otherwise specified
: web home page URL is
: ... Oh no, not another learning experience!

nice Blob.. what is it? a bug?  or it might be a face...

ObHack: oh oh.. er.. Getting tin to work on my linux box.
  It kept telling me to set.your.NNTPSERVER.variable, completely ignoring
whatever environment variables i set. Not having the patience to work out
why, i just appended a set.your.NNTPSERVER.variable with the appropiate
ip address to /etc/hosts, and bingo.
  Well.. it's sort of a hack, anyway.

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