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Cone (COnsole Newsreader And Emailer) is a text-based email client. It seamlessly handles multiple POP3 and IMAP accounts and local mail folders. It is also a simple newsreader. It is designed to be foolproof enough to be used by inexperienced users, but also offers advanced features for power users.

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Recent releases

  •  21 Apr 2011 03:58

    Release Notes: This release fixes compilation issues on some platforms and bugs in the handling of HTML mail with MIME headers and an unsupported character set. A bug that resulted in Cone locking up and slowly consuming memory was fixed.

    •  08 Apr 2011 18:23

      Release Notes: This release adds Unicode-based word-wrapping rules that should work better for text written in ideographic-based character sets. It adds support for the most recent plain text message specification (RFC 3676). It adds an option to the standalone leaf editor that edits plain text files that use the flowed text format, as specified in RFC 3676.

      •  08 May 2010 20:16

        Release Notes: This release fixes several bugs that may result in crashes, and compilation issues with gcc 4.5.

        •  31 Dec 2009 03:16

          Release Notes: This release adds support for internationalized domain names.

          •  26 Apr 2009 19:19

            Release Notes: This release includes compilation fixes for gcc 4.4 and minor bugfixes in the GnuTLS library support code.


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