setting up of readers.conf

Jeffrey M. Vinocur jeff at
Sun Nov 23 00:11:53 UTC 2003

On Sat, 22 Nov 2003, Guich wrote:

> I already read the instructions for configuring readers.conf, but i'm not
> able to find how to use it. :-(

The example readers.conf should help...

> All i want is to let people access these newsgroup (in an unrestricted way),
> and do not access any of the control.* groups.
> pilot.programmer.*     (6 groups starting by pilot.programmer)

auth "everyone" {
    hosts: "*"
    default: "<public>"

access "public" {
    users: "*"
    newsgroups: "!*,pilot.programmer.*"

Jeffrey M. Vinocur
jeff at

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