On Sun, Dec 07, 2003 at 01:35:10PM +0200, Petri Kaukasoina wrote: | I attach here an offending message first as seen when telneting to the nntp | port and second as seen by trn (saved from a tmp file of trn). If the NULs | are not visible in the first file, it may be your pager's or editor's fault, | many of those do the same mistake and skip them. At least less-381 displays | them as ^@ but colors in inverse, like: Note that I am seeing exactly the same problem, with the same cause ... Whenever I view this guy's posts, trn just hangs like this -- --- cut here --- austin.forsale #262939 (0 + 3 more)  From: "tom meny" <email@example.com>  PC Games for sale Date: Mon Dec 08 11:01:56 CST 2003 Call of Duty $30 Grand Theft Auto: Vice City $25 Unreal Tournament 2003 $15 firstname.lastname@example.org . --- cut here --- I have to ^Z out of it and kill trn -- ^C won't work. I didn't notice the nulls at first, but when I saw your post, I went looking for them, and there they were. I've attached my script (hopefully this mailing list allows attachments), but it shows about the same thing ... Running the same version of trn -- Trn version: 4.0-test76 (Apr 2, 2001). -- Doug McLaren, email@example.com DTA - Death To Acronyms!
Script started on Mon Dec 8 12:18:33 2003 [~] dougmc@algol % telnet news-server.austin.rr.com 119 Trying 126.96.36.199... Connected to news-server.austin.rr.com. Escape character is '^]'. 200 Welcome to the Road Runner news server. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for support (Tornado v188.8.131.522) GROUP austin.forsale 211 776 261905 262948 austin.forsale HEAD 262939 221 262939 <882Bb.email@example.com> Path: be1.texas.rr.com!cyclone.austin.rr.com!twister.austin.rr.com.POSTED!53ab2750!not-for-mail From: "tom meny" <firstname.lastname@example.org> Newsgroups: austin.forsale Subject: PC Games for sale Lines: 8 X-Priority: 3 X-MSMail-Priority: Normal X-Newsreader: Microsoft Outlook Express 6.00.2720.3000 X-MimeOLE: Produced By Microsoft MimeOLE V6.00.2727.1300 Message-ID: <882Bb.email@example.com> Date: Mon, 08 Dec 2003 17:01:56 GMT NNTP-Posting-Host: 184.108.40.206 X-Complaints-To: firstname.lastname@example.org X-Trace: twister.austin.rr.com 1070902916 220.127.116.11 (Mon, 08 Dec 2003 11:01:56 CST) NNTP-Posting-Date: Mon, 08 Dec 2003 11:01:56 CST Organization: Road Runner - Texas Xref: cyclone.austin.rr.com austin.forsale:262939 . body 262939 222 262939 <882Bb.email@example.com> Call of Duty $30 Grand Theft Auto: Vice City $25 Unreal Tournament 2003 $15 firstname.lastname@example.org . quit 205 GoodBye Connection closed by foreign host. Exit 1 [~] dougmc@algol % ^Dexit Script done on Mon Dec 8 12:19:01 2003