INN commit: trunk/doc/pod (newsfeeds.pod)

INN Commit rra at isc.org
Mon Jul 1 08:21:36 UTC 2013


    Date: Monday, July 1, 2013 @ 01:21:36
  Author: eagle
Revision: 9499

Clarify distribution restrictions on articles with none

Note in the newsfeeds man page that restrictions on accepted
distributions will have no deffect if the article has no distribution
at all.

Modified:
  trunk/doc/pod/newsfeeds.pod

---------------+
 newsfeeds.pod |   11 +++++++----
 1 file changed, 7 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-)

Modified: newsfeeds.pod
===================================================================
--- newsfeeds.pod	2013-06-29 21:49:01 UTC (rev 9498)
+++ newsfeeds.pod	2013-07-01 08:21:36 UTC (rev 9499)
@@ -189,10 +189,13 @@
 tends to be somewhat confusing since the default subscription is prepended
 and can be overridden by other patterns.
 
-If the C<ME> entry has a distribution sub-field, only articles that match
-that distribution list are accepted and all other articles are rejected.
-A common use for this is to put something like C</!local> in the C<ME>
-entry to reject local postings from other misconfigured sites.
+If the C<ME> entry has a distribution sub-field, only articles that
+match that distribution list are accepted and all other articles with a
+distribution are rejected.  A common use for this is to put something
+like C</!local> in the C<ME> entry to reject local postings from other
+misconfigured sites.  The distribution sub-field of C<ME> has no effect on
+the acceptance or rejection of articles that do not have a Distribution
+header field.
 
 An empty C<ME> entry is possible, in which case no exclusion patterns will
 be defined.



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