Re: Re:PiaoHong NewsReader on Android not displaying m.support threads
- Date: Sun, 12 Aug 2018 11:56:30 -0500
- From: Dave Royal<dave@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Re:PiaoHong NewsReader on Android not displaying m.support threads
Libor Striz <poutnik4REMOVEnntp@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Dave Royal <dave@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> Wrote in message:
>> I've used PiaoHong NewsReader - also called just NewsReader - on
>> Android for ages. There's a free version and a 'VIP' (no ads)
>> version which I have.
>> Recently - about 4th August - it's no longer showing any new
>> threads on mozilla.support.firefox or .thunderbird. It does show
>> replies to older threads. The latest threads displayed are 'Kill
>> tab browsing' (Fx) and HELP (Tb). It seems OK on
>> I suspect that something changed in the way Moz generates the
>> newsgroup feed. This newsreader has several faults, one of which
>> is that it ignores replies to threads it hasn't seen the start
>> of. I suspect that the headers are now such that it doesn't
>> recognise any post as a new thread.
>> The author has long since abandoned this app - I used to report
>> bugs and he used to fix some, but that was a couple of years
>> Any other users of this app here? What other newsreaders do folk
>> use on Android?
> When you talk about it, I notice the same.
> Have you tried resubscribing to the group ? Sometimes newsservers
> reset article numbering what confused some clients.
Here is the first post of a thread that PH NewsReader does not display:
That has 84 lines of hearers!
One possibility is that PH just runs out of header buffer space.
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