GNU Dictionary Server
4.3.10 Server Capabilities
Capabilities are certain server features that can be enabled or disabled at the system administrator’s will.
- Configuration: capability list
Requests additional capabilities from the list.
The argument to
capability directive must contain names
dicod capabilities. These are listed in the
AUTHcommand is supported. See Authentication.
OPTION MIMEcommand is supported. Notice that RFC 2229 requires all servers to support that command, so you should always specify this capability.
XVERSIONcommand is supported. It is a GNU extension that displays the
dicodimplementation and version number. See XVERSION.
The capabilities set using this directive are
displayed in the initial server reply (see initial reply), and
their descriptions are added to the
HELP command output (unless
specified otherwise by the
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