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5.23. When I crosspost an article to a moderated group and unmoderated groups, it gets mailed to the moderator but isn't posted to the unmoderated groups. Why?
Because that's the way it works, although some folks don't like it. When you
post to a moderated and an unmoderated group, the post is sent to the moderator
where it waits for approval. Moderators have the option of crossposting your
article so that it appears in the unmoderated newsgroups as well as in the
moderated ones. Or they could post it only to the moderated group. Or they
could choose not to post it at all.
If you want your article to go out immediately to the unmoderated groups, you
could post it twice--once to the unmoderated group and once to the moderated
groups. Posting a message in multiple places without crossposting is bad karma,
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