Re: SocketChannels, Selectors, Iterators and ConcurrentModificationExceptions, oh my.

Dale King <"DaleWKing [at]gmail [dot] com">
Mon, 22 May 2006 15:49:19 -0400
Frank van Schie wrote:

Dale King wrote:

Frank van Schie wrote:

[Note: Reposted my question from This group is more
appropriate, not to mention more active.]

And better yet this group actually exists. is just a
figment of your news server's imagination.

Apparently a common and popular affliction, what with 40k posts on my
server (with about the same here, and 150-160k in c.l.j.programmer).

Sure, I know that there are many news servers with very active
imaginations. That doesn't change the fact that the group
does not officially exist. It is a phantom created by news servers that
can't deal with reality and keep ignoring the RMGROUP messages that they
have been sent since around 1997. was split into the
hierarchy we have today back in the 1996-1997 time frame and was removed.

 > But

I'm willing to take your word for it, gullible critter that I am.

You don't have to take my word for it. Here is a nice helpful page from
Jon Skeet (see number 3):

Note here is the official list of newsgroups, which does not list

This has been discussed here many times in the past. Despite what your
misconfigured news server is telling you does not exist.

  Dale King

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