Section: Maintenance Commands (8)Updated: Harold TayLocal indexUp
snnewgroup - create a new sn newsgroup
assigning it an upstream NNTP server
is not specified, defaults to 119. If
is also not specified,
is created as a local group which is fed only by articles POSTed
You will need to be root or own /var/spool/sn in order to add new groups.
If this is set and is not empty, the value is used in place of
the default news spool directory.
Directory where articles will be stored.
Empty file for the newsgroup creation time.
gets its idea of the new starting serial number for
The value is initialized to 0.
is specified, is a symlink to
which is a directory, created if it does not already exist.
is not specified, no file
will be created. See also