access question

Nick Edwards nick.z.edwards at
Wed Sep 10 03:15:26 UTC 2014

Ahh yes, got it, and tested to work as reqiured :)

Thanks all.
On 9/10/14, Russ Allbery <eagle at> wrote:
> Nick Edwards <nick.z.edwards at> writes:
>> Ahh OK, I was close, I think, so, default: <custs> should in fact be
>> <LOCAL>
> No, I think what you wanted is:
>     access custs {
>         users: "<custs>"
>         newsgroups: *
>     }
> Remember this mantra: readers.conf works by assigning an identity to a
> connection, and then giving privileges to that identity.  So, first, add
> auth blocks that assign identities to incoming users.  Then, second,
> assign access to the resulting identities.

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