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pulls a small newsfeed from an NNTP server

Slrnpull pulls a small newsfeed, from an NNTP server, to a local news spool directory. The news spool can be used by news readers (such as slrn), which can read a local news spool without an NNTP server.

In combination with the slrn news reader, slrnpull can provide true offline news reading. You can tell slrnpull to download headers only, mark interesting ones for download with slrn and fetch those article bodies during the next run of slrnpull.

Slrnpull also has the ability to killfile articles so that they will not be downloaded from the server.

Package version:1.0.0~pre18-1.3


Configuring slrn to use slrnpull

If you decide to use slrnpull, you will need to configure slrn to look for
news in /var/spool/slrnpull. See
/usr/share/doc/slrnpull/examples/slrn.rc for an example slrnrc file
you can use for this purpose. You should also read README.slrnpull

Slrnpull is not configured by default to allow users to post news. For
posting to work wi


See SETUP for minimal installation instructions.

What is slrnpull?

This version of slrn is capable of allowing a user to read offline.
This is accomplished by using slrn in conjunction with the the
slrnpull program.  Basically, slrnpull pulls a small newsfeed from an
NNTP server from which slrn will subsequ


True offline reading using slrn and slrnpull

This README describes how you can use slrn and slrnpull for "true offline
reading", i.e. getting only the article headers first and selecting the
article bodies you want to download. Support for this is new in slrn, so please report any problems you may experience with this feature.

Support in slrnp


slrn (0.9.9~pre122-1) unstable; urgency=low

  GNU TLS support is back. Since this version you can u


slrnpull(1)                 User Manuals                 slrnpull(1)

       slrnpull - Pull 


slrn (1.0.0~pre18-1.3) unstable; urgency=low

  * Non-maintainer upload.
  * Fix pending l10n issues


-*- mode: text; mode: fold -*-
Changes since 0.9.9p1
1. src/charset.c: Avoid using CODESET if it is 


This is a Debian prepackaged version of the slrn newsreader.

Source code was obtained from:

Browse inside slrnpull_1.0.0~pre18-1.3_amd64.deb

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