Net_NNTP_Client::connectAuthenticated() – Connect and authenticate to a NNTP-server


require_once 'Net/NNTP/Client.php';

boolean Net_NNTP_Client::connectAuthenticated ( integer $user = null , integer $pass = null , string $host = NET_NNTP_PROTOCOL_DEFAULT_HOST , integer $port = NET_NNTP_PROTOCOL_DEFAULT_PORT , integer $authmode = NET_NNTP_AUTHORIGINAL )


Connect and authenticate to a specific NNTP-server

This function is deprecated. That means that future versions of this package may not support it anymore.


Return value

boolean - Returns TRUE on success, PEAR_Error on failure.


Possible PEAR_Error values
Error code Error message Reason Solution
NULL "Could not connect to NNTP-server $host" or "Not connected" The connection couldn't be established because
  • wrong hostname/ip-address or port
  • the host itself isn't linked to a network
  • a firewall doesn't allow access
Check for server name, the connection to the net and possible firewalls on client or server side.


since 0.3

This function can not be called statically.


Using connectauthenticated()

require_once 'Net/NNTP/Client.php';

$nntp = new Net_NNTP_Client();
$ret $nntp->connectAuthenticated('');
PEAR::isError($ret)) {
// handle error
} else {
// success
Connects to a NNTP-server (Previous) Get the number of articles in the current newsgroup (Next)
Last updated: Sat, 16 Feb 2019 — Download Documentation
Do you think that something on this page is wrong? Please file a bug report.
View this page in:
  • English

User Notes:

There are no user contributed notes for this page.