'slrn' (s-lang read news) is a newsreader that runs in console mode on various *nix systems. In addition to having the usual features of a newsreader, slrn supports scoring rules to highlight, sort or kill articles based on information from their header. It allows free key-bindings and can easily be extended using the sophisticated s-lang macro language. Users can read offline by using either slrnpull (included) or a local newsserver.
DocumentationUser FAQ available in HTML format from http://slrn.sourceforge.net/manual/slrn-FAQ.html; User FAQ available in plain text format from http://slrn.sourceforge.net/docs/FAQ; User reference manual available in HTML format from http://slrn.sourceforge.net/manual/slrn-manual.html; User reference manual available in plain text format from http://slrn.sourceforge.net/docs/manual.txt
released on 7 October 2004
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|GPLv2orlater||Janet Casey||13 April 2004|
Leaders and contributors
|John E. Davis||Contributor|
Resources and communication
|Support||Mailing List Info/Archive||http://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/slrn-user|
|Developer||VCS Repository Webview||http://sourceforge.net/cvs/?group_id=7768|
|Help||Mailing List Info/Archive||http://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/slrn-announce|
|Weak prerequisite||leafnode (for reading offline from a local news server)|
This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 22 January 2008.
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