From: Scott Woods (scott.suzuki_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-05-27 16:06:57
----- Original Message -----
From: "Eric Hill" <eric_at_[hidden]>
Sent: Wednesday, May 28, 2008 5:58 AM
Subject: Re: [boost] Question regarding logging,
persistence,threadcommunication, network messaging and async frameworks
>> Apologies to other list members. I am experiencing very odd mail service
>> means I am not receiving messages on the Boost list sent by myself.
> I see you're using Outlook Express. This symptom is not your news server,
> but rather the flawed Outlook Express client. The bug in question is how
> OE deals with the sequence ID from the news server. If you post a message
> to a newsgroup, the server will ACK the request, but queue the message for
> posting. If you check for new headers before the server has serviced the
> post, OE will blindly ignore that message. If you wait a few minutes (for
> the server to complete the post) then OE will happily show your post
> inline as expected. It seems to be a bug in the internal database engine.
Thanks Eric. Strange that its only done this after several years membership.
But cant expect a bug to behave.
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