On Wed, 18 Sep 1996, Andres Castro wrote:
> > > I'm trying to make a mkdigest of my list and the messages of
> > > error bounce back to me telling that there are no new messages
> > > to digest. Now, i make a little modification to the digest script
> > > to tell me if the directory is the correct and everything looks
> > > ok.
> > This doesn't sound an error - unless you're sure that there ARE
> > messages to digest. If your list hasn't been active then the
> > message you're getting is quite right. The digest script
> > won't send an empty digest.
> I think it's acctually an error, because i have three messages (001,
> 002, 003) in the directory of the digest. Can it be some way of error in
> the permissions? the lists is generating news 00* while getting
> messages, but no mkdigest works.
Did you send the command to the main list or the digest list? I made the
mistake early of sending the command to the main list - which will never
have any digest messages to process.
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