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Snownews is a text mode RSS/RDF newsreader. It supports RSS feeds that comply to W3C's RDF 1.0 specification and Radio Userland's 0.9x and 2.0. Snownews depends on ncurses and uses libxml2 for XML parsing.


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released on 9 December 2004


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LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv2Janet Casey3 October 2003

Leaders and contributors

Oliver Feiler Maintainer

Resources and communication

Audience Resource type URI
Bug Tracking,Developer,Support E-mail

Software prerequisites

Kind Description
Required to use ncurses 5.0 or later
Required to use libxml2
Required to use iconv library (GNU libiconv for example) that handles UTF-8
Required to use gettext
Required to use make

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 8 December 2004.


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