Newts

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newts

News-like program designed for use as a message board

Newts is a notesfile program, a news-like program for use as a message board. Newts is designed for *NIX-like systems, and resembles the Notesfiles program written early in the 1980s at the University at Urbana-Champaign. The client program included emulates the look and feel of Notesfiles, and the UIUC backend is compatible with Notesfiles data files. Future versions of Newts will include a separate daemon to manage multiple local and network connections, additional backends, and additional clients.


Download

Download version 0.14.7 (beta)
released on 26 July 2005

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Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
License:GPLv2orlaterJanet Casey29 September 2003



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Tyler Berry Maintainer


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
GeneralDownloadhttp://ftp.arete.cc/newts/
Bug Tracking,Developer,SupportE-mailmailto:bug-newts@arete.cc


Software prerequisites

KindDescription
Required to usencurses

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 7 January 2008.



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