Yutaka Sato wrote:
> The message indicates that the LIST command to the NNTP server from
> the DeleGate failed by some reason. A simple NNTP/HTTP-DeleGate
> can be configured like this:
> delegate-host% delegated -v -P8888 MOUNT="/* nntp://newsserver/*"
Oh! When I entered string almost like this, it's work!
> Then you can access the NNTP server via the DeleGate as
> "http://delegate-host:8888/". I suppose your configuration is more
> or less like this.
No, in my configurtion I got string AUTH="manager:*:user@host", when I
removed it DeleGate answer normally.
> I think the most probable reason of the failure in you case is that
> your NNTP server does not allow client's access from your delegate-host.
> You can confirm it by manual conversation with the
Manual conversation works fine. My news server work without
> If this is the case, you must specify necessary username and password
> to login the NNTP server. A simple way is specifying them as a parameter
> to DeleGate like this:
> MOUNT="/* nntp://username:password@newsserver/*"
> Another way is to let DeleGate force asking them to the HTTP clients by
> a parameter like this:
> This "NNTPCONF=auth" should be judged automatically when a NNTP server
> asked authentication. Such mechanism it is partially implemented in
> current DeleGate, but incomplete. It will be finished in DeleGate/6.X.
Thank you very much for detail answer,
Bratsk, Irkutsk region, Russia