INN commit: trunk (doc/pod/pullnews.pod frontends/pullnews.in)
rra at isc.org
Sun Jan 23 09:56:16 UTC 2011
Date: Sunday, January 23, 2011 @ 01:56:16
Missing commit, related to revision 9135. I forgot to commit the
* Add authentication to the downstream server.
* Improve documentation (especially the example for the "-m" flag that
should be quoted for the shell).
doc/pod/pullnews.pod | 14 ++++++++------
frontends/pullnews.in | 2 +-
2 files changed, 9 insertions(+), 7 deletions(-)
--- doc/pod/pullnews.pod 2011-01-23 09:22:38 UTC (rev 9157)
+++ doc/pod/pullnews.pod 2011-01-23 09:56:16 UTC (rev 9158)
@@ -109,7 +109,7 @@
whitespace-separated tuples (each tuple being a colon-separated header and
regular expression). For instance:
- Hdr1:regexp1 !Hdr2:regexp2
+ -m "Hdr1:regexp1 !Hdr2:regexp2"
specifies that the article will be passed only if the C<Hdr1:> header
matches C<regexp1> and the C<Hdr2:> header does not match C<regexp2>.
@@ -215,11 +215,13 @@
=head1 CONFIG FILE
-The config file for B<pullnews> is divided into blocks, one block for each
-remote server to connect to. A block begins with the host line, which
-must have no leading whitespace and contains just the hostname of the
-remote server, optionally followed by authentication details (username
-and password for that server).
+The config file for B<pullnews> is divided into blocks, one block for
+each remote server to connect to. A block begins with the host line
+(which must have no leading whitespace) and contains just the hostname of
+the remote server, optionally followed by authentication details (username
+and password for that server). Note that authentication details can also
+be provided for the downstream server (a host line could be added for it
+in the configuration file, with no newsgroup to fetch).
Following the host line should be one or more newsgroup lines which start
with whitespace followed by the name of a newsgroup to retrieve. Only one
--- frontends/pullnews.in 2011-01-23 09:22:38 UTC (rev 9157)
+++ frontends/pullnews.in 2011-01-23 09:56:16 UTC (rev 9158)
@@ -354,7 +354,7 @@
print LOG " ``+'' is an article the downstream server accepted\n";
print LOG " ``x'' is an article the upstream server couldn't ";
print LOG "give out\n";
- print LOG " ``m'' is an article skipped due to headers (-m)\n";
+ print LOG " ``m'' is an article skipped due to headers (-m or -P)\n";
print LOG "\n";
print LOG "Writing to rnews-format output: $rnews\n\n" if $rnews;
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