159 projects tagged "Usenet News"

Download Website Updated 12 Dec 2001 Multicast Netnews Transfer Protocol

Pop 18.73
Vit 2.48

MCNTP is a proctocol and an implementation of that protocol to exchange NetNews articles between servers in a bandwidth-friendly way. The package contains the complete suite of tools and is ready to run with a news server that uses the classical spool concept (such as INN 1.x). As of 1.2, there is also support for the INN 2.x storage API.

Download Website Updated 22 Apr 2004 NewsLib

Pop 29.10
Vit 2.75

NewsLib is a library of Perl modules for managing Network News services. It's meant to be used for code-reuse and sharing when writing news-based applications. It includes Net::NNTP::Client (simulates a news client), Net::NNTP::Proxy (a proxying news server), and News::NNTPAuth (NNTP authentication).

No download Website Updated 28 Aug 2001 Postnews

Pop 13.56
Vit 68.25

Postnews is a small command-line utility written in Python that posts Usenet articles onto remote servers.

Download Website Updated 21 Jun 2003 MyNewsGroups :)

Pop 83.43
Vit 3.89

MyNewsGroups :) is a USENET news client with a completely Web-based interface. It is written in PHP4, and uses a database backend. Its main purpose is to mirror all messages from subcribed public newsgroups into a database, and add extra features such as saving articles per user, statistics on users, search functions, and so on. MyNewsGroups :) is aimed at people that have a Web site and want offer their users direct access to newsgroups of same subject.

Download Website Updated 16 Oct 2002 Microbrew MicroSieve

Pop 26.08
Vit 3.90

Microbrew MicroSieve is designed to be a high speed spam filter for USENET news. Given the large amount of spam riding around in major USENET news systems, a spam filter has to be very fast and remain effective. It checks for duplicate and large articles, spambots, and binaries in non-binary groups. It also has path-based auto-accept and auto-reject, as well as cross-post limiting.

No download Website Updated 19 Mar 2005 retawq

Pop 133.86
Vit 5.50

retawq is a multi-threaded Web browser for text terminals on computers with Unix-like operating systems. It is fast, small, nicely configurable, and comfortable; e.g. the low-level network communications are performed in a non-blocking way, and you can keep open as many "virtual windows" as you want and work simultaneously in two of them in a split-screen mode.

Download Website Updated 16 Oct 2001 the Karma System

Pop 30.00
Vit 67.89

The Karma System is a distributed, terminal independent, stylistic bbs (bulletin board) scripting environment for unix/linux. It is reminiscent ansi/ascii glory of days past.

No download Website Updated 11 Nov 2001 inpath2dot

Pop 18.60
Vit 1.00

inpath2dot takes the data generated by inpath and puts it in a format usable with dot and neato (of the Graphviz Toolkit).

Download Website Updated 19 Mar 2006 nn Newsreader

Pop 54.00
Vit 2.77

nn Newsreader is a curses-based USENET news reader. The motto of nn is its expanded name, "No News is good news, but nn is better". The nn newsreader is designed to let you minimize the amount of time you spend reading news (or, more realistically, to allow you to follow even more newsgroups). Nn allows you to quickly select articles of interest and skip the rest. It also supports efficient article killing and selection of articles by author and subject.

Download Website Updated 02 Jun 2002 aub

Pop 40.14
Vit 1.77

aub is a time-tested Perl program to download articles from newsgroups and decode them automatically. It is simple, well documented, and easy to use and configure. It handles multi-part postings, and both uuencoded and base64 encodings.


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