On March, 12 1998 at 9:15, John Sechrest wrote:
I have been archiving a mailing list for some time.
But today it has started failing with the following
----- The following addresses had permanent fatal errors -----
"|/usr/local/bin/mhonarc -add -quiet -news -outdir /info/mailing-list/arch
ive/tforum -subsort -nodoc -umask 002"
(expanded from: <tforum-www-archive(_at_)troi(_dot_)peak(_dot_)org>)
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ERROR: Database read error of /info/mailing-list/archive/tforum/.mhonarc.db
Can't find string terminator "'" anywhere before EOF at /info/mailing-list/
archive/tforum/.mhonarc.db line 2224.
Version of MHonArc? Way back when, there was a problem when message-ids
contained the single-quote character.
Do have the latest version of MHonArc?
P.S. When reporting a potential bug, list the following (from the
o Version of Perl (can be retrievied by "perl -v").
o Version of the program (can be retrievied by "mhonarc -v").
o The operating system you are using (on Unix the output
of "uname -a" is useful).
o The exact command-line used to invoke the program.
o Error/diagnostic messages from the program.
o Any other information that might prove useful (eg. input
files, resource files, environment settings, etc).
The first two items are definite must.
Earl Hood | University of California: Irvine
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