[NNTP] Backward compatibility section?
ken at oceana.com
Sat May 7 06:09:06 PDT 2005
Peter Robinson wrote:
> I think we should consider adding a separate section listing all places
> like this where a client might try to use a new feature of an old
> command on an old server. Currently it's not obvious which features are
> That section would point out that lack of support for CAPABILITIES is a
> good indicator of an old server.
> Features like this (there may well be more):
> - LISTGROUP with range
> - LISTGROUP's new response
> - GROUP without group
> - ! and , in wildmats
Yes, I think a "Changes from RFC 977 & RFC 2980" section would be
helpful for people already familiar with both who just want to get up to
Kenneth Murchison Oceana Matrix Ltd.
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