Refreshing Python filters?

Julien ÉLIE julien at
Sun Jun 8 12:20:02 UTC 2008

Hi David,

> Hello Julien , thank you for you effort anyway. I am getting closer
> and i am restarting innd every time i made a change to my python
> hooks.

It seems to be useless to totally restart it if there is no syntax
error in your scripts. (At least for innd filters; I have not tested
nnrpd filters.)

> When my access module returns : {'read':'*','post':'*'} , it works
> just fine and i am getting access to all newsgroups, but when my
> access module returns :
> {'read':'local.sandbox,'write':'local.sandbox'} i will get an error in
> client Windows Mail and all others too (no in news.notice logs)

Did you also try this one?

And what if you telnet your server?

14:16 news at news ~% telnet 119
Connected to
Escape character is '^]'.
200 InterNetNews server INN 2.5.0 (20080608 prerelease) ready
mode reader
200 InterNetNews NNRP server INN 2.5.0 (20080608 prerelease) ready (posting ok).
211 1186 149 4780
222 149 <468bf4ab$0$322$e4fe514c at> body
205 .
Connection closed by foreign host.

Julien ÉLIE

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