|Subject:||Re: Question on Article dates and GetNewNews...|
|Posted by:||Chad Z. Hower aka Kudzu (cp…@hower.org)|
|Date:||Thu, 26 Jun 2003|
"Tom Olson" <tols…@advancegroup.com> wrote in
> What is the most accurate way of retrieving new news articles? Is it
> better to track the highest MsgNo and then retrieve the next message
Yes. This is the most common method.
> I've seen posts in different groups in which the article date is way off
> (sometimes by months). Does NNTP use the article date to determine what
> messages are being returned or does it use some other date, tracked by
> the server?
Its up to each server.
Question on Article dates and GetNewNews... posted by Tom Olson on Thu, 26 Jun 2003