Commit fbcbb58c authored by Katsumi Yamaoka's avatar Katsumi Yamaoka
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* gnus.texi (Example Methods): Fix description about ssh-agent.

(Indirect Functions): Fix the default value of nntp-telnet-command;
 remove link to connect.html.
parent 56d707f1
2008-03-31 Katsumi Yamaoka <yamaoka@jpl.org>
* gnus.texi (Example Methods): Fix description about ssh-agent.
(Indirect Functions): Fix the default value of nntp-telnet-command;
remove link to connect.html.
2008-03-30 Michael Albinus <michael.albinus@gmx.de>
* dbus.texi (Synchronous Methods): New parameter TIMEOUT for
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......@@ -13126,6 +13126,7 @@ configuration to the example above:
 
See also @code{nntp-via-rlogin-command-switches}. Here's an example for
an indirect connection:
@lisp
(setq gnus-select-method
'(nntp "indirect"
......@@ -13137,6 +13138,9 @@ an indirect connection:
(nntp-open-connection-function nntp-open-via-rlogin-and-netcat)))
@end lisp
 
This means that you have to have set up @code{ssh-agent} correctly to
provide automatic authorization, of course.
If you're behind a firewall, but have direct access to the outside world
through a wrapper command like "runsocks", you could open a socksified
netcat connection to the news server as follows:
......@@ -13148,11 +13152,6 @@ netcat connection to the news server as follows:
(nntp-address "the.news.server"))
@end lisp
 
This means that you have to have set up @code{ssh-agent} correctly to
provide automatic authorization, of course. And to get a compressed
connection, you have to have the @samp{Compression} option in the
@code{ssh} @file{config} file.
 
@node Creating a Virtual Server
@subsection Creating a Virtual Server
......@@ -13702,9 +13701,7 @@ line-end-conversion, but sometimes @code{netcat} is simply not available.
@item nntp-telnet-command
@vindex nntp-telnet-command
Command used to connect to the real @acronym{NNTP} server from the
intermediate host. The default is @samp{nc}. You can also use other
programs like @uref{http://www.imasy.or.jp/~gotoh/ssh/connect.html,
connect} instead.
intermediate host. The default is @samp{telnet}.
 
@item nntp-telnet-switches
@vindex nntp-telnet-switches
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