bhern at netscape.com
Wed Jan 14 09:27:54 PST 1998
Jeff Garzik wrote:
> Would it be possible to have the FILTER command included in an NNTP
> draft? http://www.spinne.com/usenet/pre-filter/
> There was no strenuous objection to my earlier proposal, and I have
> received strong positive comments from many admins.
> One comment I received privately was to make FILTER an NNTP extension; I
> disagree -- FILTER interrupts the normal lock-step NNTP convention.
> That's why the additional "MODE FILTER" command exists instead.
Why can't that be an extension?
Opinions are mine, not Netscape's
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