INN commit: trunk/doc (man/innfeed.conf.5 pod/inn.conf.pod)

INN Commit Russ_Allbery at
Wed Dec 26 04:17:07 UTC 2007

    Date: Tuesday, December 25, 2007 @ 20:17:07
  Author: jeff
Revision: 7702

Clarify the new behavior where innfeed.conf's binaddress/bindaddress6
inherit from inn.conf's sourceaddress/sourceaddress6 if unset.


 man/innfeed.conf.5 |    3 ++-
 pod/inn.conf.pod   |    6 +++---
 2 files changed, 5 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-)

Modified: man/innfeed.conf.5
--- man/innfeed.conf.5	2007-12-13 06:14:44 UTC (rev 7701)
+++ man/innfeed.conf.5	2007-12-26 04:17:07 UTC (rev 7702)
@@ -301,7 +301,8 @@
 This key requires a string value.  It specifies which outgoing IPv4 address
 innfeed should bind the local end of its connections to.
 Must be in dotted-quad format (nnn.nnn.nnn.nnn).
-If not set, innfeed defaults to letting the kernel choose this address.
+If not set, innfeed defaults to the value of \fBsourceaddress\fP from
 The default value is unset.
 .B bindaddress6

Modified: pod/inn.conf.pod
--- pod/inn.conf.pod	2007-12-13 06:14:44 UTC (rev 7701)
+++ pod/inn.conf.pod	2007-12-26 04:17:07 UTC (rev 7702)
@@ -271,9 +271,9 @@
 =item I<sourceaddress>
 Which local IP address to bind to for outgoing NNTP sockets (used by
-innxmit(8) among other programs, but I<not> innfeed(8) S<-- see>
-I<bindaddress> in innfeed.conf(5) for that).  This must be in dotted-quad
-format (nnn.nnn.nnn.nnn).  If set to C<all> or not set, the operating
+innxmit(8) among other programs, as well as innfeed(8) as long as not
+overridden by I<bindaddress> in innfeed.conf(5)).  This must be in
+dotted-quad format (nnn.nnn.nnn.nnn).  If set to C<all>, the operating
 system will choose the source IP address for outgoing connections.  The
 default value is unset.

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