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TIdNNTP.GetBody@string@TStream

Retrieves the body for an NNTP article.

Parameters 
Description 
AMsgID 
Message Identifier for the article.
 
AMsg 
Stream where the article should be stored. 

Boolean - True on success, False on protocol or server error.

GetBody is an overloaded Boolean function in TIdNNTP used to retrieve the message body for a NNTP article. GetBody calls SendCmd using the NNTP BODY command to retrieve body lines. 

AMsgID is the Message Identifier for the NNTP article. 

AMsg is a TStream instance where the body for the NNTP article should be stored. 

When using GetBody with a message identifier string, the NNTP current article pointer is NOT set to the indicated article. 

When a TStream descendant is used as the destination, GetBody calls Capture using AMsg as an argument. 

The return value for GetBody is True when the numeric response from SendCmd is 222. GetBody will return False if any of the following responses are received: 

 

Code 
Meaning 
412 
no newsgroup has been selected 
420 
no current article has been selected 
423 
no such article number in this group 
430 
no such article found 

 

Use SelectGroup to select the active newsgroup before calling GetBody. 

Use SelectArticle to set the current article pointer for the active newsgroup. 

Use GetNewNewsList to get a list of articles added since a specified date and time. 

Use GetHeader to retrieve the headers for a specific NNTP article. 

Use GetArticle to retrieve the entire contents of a specific NNTP article.

TIdMessage SelectArticle SelectGroup GetNewNewsList GetHeader GetHeader GetArticle GetBody

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