• Moderator Message

    From Robert Wolfe@1:116/17 to All on Saturday, February 02, 2019 13:47:58
    To the sysop of The Pharcyde:

    Please check your echo configuration as you are dumping off-topic messages into WILDCAT!_SUPPORT.

    Thank you,
    The Moderator

    ... Robert Wolfe <robert.wolfe@winserver.org>, Sysop, Omicron Theta BBS
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  • From mark lewis@1:3634/12.73 to Robert Wolfe on Saturday, February 02, 2019 21:14:12
    On 2019 Feb 02 13:47:58, you wrote to All:

    To the sysop of The Pharcyde:

    no it wasn't... all of those dumps came from ruben's system... every single one
    of them... yes, some were QWK and crossed... don't ya just love it whan wc! hacks up huge furballs like that? O:)

    )\/(ark

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  • From Robert Wolfe@1:116/17 to Mark Lewis on Saturday, February 02, 2019 22:43:24
    no it wasn't... all of those dumps came from ruben's system... every single
    of them... yes, some were QWK and crossed... don't ya just love it whan wc! hacks up huge furballs like that? O:)

    Yeah, I saw that.

    And I would not blame the software. It is human error -- I've done it
    before, but fortunately, I've started using wcReports to clear out and
    recycle message database files before running PXEcho on them :)
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  • From Rob Swindell@1:103/705 to Robert Wolfe on Sunday, February 03, 2019 00:30:45
    Re: Moderator Message
    By: Robert Wolfe to Mark Lewis on Sat Feb 02 2019 10:43 pm

    no it wasn't... all of those dumps came from ruben's system... every single
    of them... yes, some were QWK and crossed... don't ya just love it whan wc! hacks up huge furballs like that? O:)

    Yeah, I saw that.

    And I would not blame the software. It is human error -- I've done it before, but fortunately, I've started using wcReports to clear out and recycle message database files before running PXEcho on them :)

    How did a human re-date all the messages though? And replace the MSG-IDs? That sounds like a software issue to me.

    digital man

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  • From Ruben Figueroa@1:124/5014 to Robert Wolfe on Monday, February 04, 2019 08:41:36
    And I would not blame the software. It is human error -- I've done it before, but fortunately, I've started using wcReports to clear out and

    It was me, not WildCat. I was reconfiguring message bases and just should
    have deleted them instead of clearing out and inserting new bases in the spot of the old base...thus the dump.

    Ruben Figueroa aka Zazz
    Mystic Prison Board Sysop
    telnet://pb.darktech.org:24
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