readers.conf vs localhost

Bill Davidsen davidsen at
Tue Jun 13 12:04:39 UTC 2000

On Wed, 7 Jun 2000, Mirek Luc wrote:

> Here is a very simple readers.conf (system sparc-sun-solaris2.6):
> auth qrde {
>         hosts: localhost
>         default: nask
> }
> access qrde {
>         newsgroups: *
> }

  Yes, you left out default-domain: "my.domain" and it used the one in
config, which may be set incorrectly. I'm surprised this worked at all,
without a users: filed in the access. Or maybe that (another) part of the

bill davidsen <davidsen at>
  CTO, TMR Associates, Inc
Doing interesting things with little computers since 1979.

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