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Text mode RSS/RDF newsreader

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.


Download version 1.5.12 (stable)
released on 17 September 2009


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License:GPLv2Janet Casey3 October 2003

Leaders and contributors

Oliver Feiler Maintainer

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Bug Tracking,Developer,

Software prerequisites

Required to usegettext
Required to usemake
Required to usencurses 5.0 or later
Required to uselibxml2
Required to useiconv library (GNU libiconv for example) that handles UTF-8

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 14 January 2017.


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