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Leafnode
Component programs leafnode,fetchnews,texpire,applyfilter,checkgroups,newsq  +
Computer languages C  +
Documentation note User README and FAQ included
Full description Leafnode is a news server designed for smaLeafnode is a news server designed for small sites, with a few tens of readers and only a slow link to the net. It uses very little disk space and bandwidth compared to other servers, is easily configured and maintained, and tries very hard to recover automatically from error situations. Each article is stored in a separate file. There are six programs, three essential and several add-ons. The essentials are leafnode (NNTP server-- talks to news clients and stores readership data); fetchnews (NNTP news-gatherer-- looks at stored readership data and selects groups to pull news from); and texpire, which deletes old and uninteresting news. Add-ons are applyfilter (deletes articles fitting a certain pattern); checkgroups (inserts newsgroup titles into the database; newsq (shows which news are waiting to be transferred to your upstream server).o be transferred to your upstream server).
Homepage URL http://www.leafnode.org/  +
Interface command-line  +
Internet-application newsreader  +
Is GNU false  +
Keywords News  + , newsreader  + , spool  + , group  + , newsgroup  + , leafnode  + , fetchnews  + , texpire  + , applyfilter  + , checkgroups  + , newsq  + , news server  +
Last review by Janet Casey +
Last review date 4 May 2005  +
License LGPL +
License verified by Janet Casey  +
License verified date 15 March 2002  +
Name Leafnode  +
Prerequisite description inetd or xinetd or tcpserver  + , cron or anacron or uoschedule (to run fetchnews and texpire at regular intervals); PCRE (http://www.pcre.org/)  +
Prerequisite kind Required to use  + , Weak prerequisite  +
Real name Matthias Andree  + , See the CREDITS file in the distribution for a complete list  +
Related projects Newsd + , Noffle + , Newspost +
Resource URL mailto:leafnode-list@wpxx02.toxi.uni-wuerzburg.de  + , de.comm.software.newsserver  +
Resource audience Bug Tracking  + , Developer  + , Support  +
Resource kind E-mail  + , Newsgroup  +
Revisionid 715  +
Revisiontimestamp 12 April 2011 07:32:32  +
Revisionuser User:WikiSysop +
Role Maintainer  + , Contributor  +
Short description Offline news server  +
Submitted by Database conversion +
Submitted date 1 April 2011  +
Use internet-application  +
User level none  +
Version comment 1.11.2 stable released 2005-05-04
Version date 4 May 2005  +
Version download http://www.leafnode.org/  +
Version identifier 1.11.2  +
Version status stable  +
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Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 25 November 2014 17:43:16  +
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EmailThis property is a special property in this wiki. matthias.andree@gmx.de  +
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