This article is from the Jobs FAQ, by Snoopy snoopy-at-sopwith.uucp.
The usual way to cancel an article is to bring it up in your
newsreader, and then issue a cancel command. In the "rn" newsreader,
the cancel command is "C". If you are using another newsreader, see the
documentation for the newsreader, or contact the news administrator
or technical support staff for your site. I cannot assist you with other
In "rn", you can search for an article with the following commands:
/search-pattern/ searches Subject: lines forward from current article
/search-pattern/h searches all header lines forward from current article
/search-pattern/a searches entire articles forward from current article
?search-pattern? searches Subject: lines backward from current article
?search-pattern?h searches all header lines backward from current article
?search-pattern?a searches entire articles backward from current article
You may add an 'r' to also search articles you have already read.
For newsreader software other than "rn" please see the documentation
or contact technical support.