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Computer languages C,Perl  +
Documentation note User guide available in HTML format from http://newsstar.sourceforge.net/
Full description Newsstar fetches news and posts it to a loNewsstar fetches news and posts it to a local news server: INN and sn are supported. The program can make multiple simultaneous connections, not only to one server, but to several, supporting up to 10 "threads". Before fetching each article, it checks that it hasn't already been downloaded by another thread or in a previous session. It can also "pipeline" article requests to make more efficient use of bandwidth.s to make more efficient use of bandwidth.
Homepage URL http://newsstar.sourceforge.net/  +
Interface daemon  +
Internet-application newsreader  +
Is GNU false  +
Keywords News  + , thread  + , article  + , INN  + , newsstar  + , newsreaders  + , sn  +
Last review by Janet Casey +
Last review date 20 May 2005  +
License GPLv2orlater +
License verified by Janet Casey  +
License verified date 21 February 2002  +
Name Newsstar  +
Prerequisite description Perl  + , ncurses  + , INN  + , sn  +
Prerequisite kind Required to use  + , Weak prerequisite  +
Real name Tony Houghton  +
Related projects Newspost + , Newsq + , Nflash + , Nntp2rss + , Rippy the Aggregator +
Resource URL http://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/newsstar-general  +
Resource audience Bug Tracking  + , Developer  + , Support  +
Resource kind Mailing List Info/Archive  +
Revisionid 1,122  +
Revisiontimestamp 12 April 2011 08:42:56  +
Revisionuser User:WikiSysop +
Role Maintainer  +
Short description Downloads and posts news  +
Submitted by Database conversion +
Submitted date 1 April 2011  +
Use internet-application  +
User level none  +
Version comment 1.2.2 stable released 2005-03-01
Version date 1 March 2005  +
Version download http://prdownloads.sourceforge.net/newsstar/newsstar-1.2.2.tar.gz?download  +
Version identifier 1.2.2  +
Version status stable  +
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Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 1 August 2014 22:33:39  +
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EmailThis property is a special property in this wiki. newsstar@realh.co.uk  +
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