RSS 35 projects tagged "Usenet News"

Download Website Updated 14 Apr 2000 Agora

Pop 112.37
Vit 71.52

Agora is a Web-based, threaded discussion tool, similar to Usenet newsgroups. Agora remembers each user's preferences, and allows threaded, unread-only browsing. It offers the ability to manage several different groups, with different themes, forums, and administrators for each group. Agora offers a basic Web-based ICQ client, as well as a Web-based notes system.

Download Website Updated 16 Oct 2001 aubng

Pop 32.74
Vit 1.80

aubng is a Usenet binary decoder implemented entirely in Perl5. It has a boatload of features, including: decoding of uuencoded and Base64 postings, assembling multi-part postings, remembering already seen binaries in a newsrc file, saving metadata about news postings, smart renaming of binaries with the same name, removal of duplicate binaries, and easy XML-based configuration. Aubng also features an extensible handler architecture, so it is easy to add your own features.

Download Website Updated 03 Nov 1999 Chester

Pop 53.55
Vit 72.65

Chester is a small tool to download all news items of a given newsgroup, from a news server of your choice.

Download Website Updated 05 Apr 2010 INN

Pop 105.90
Vit 8.19

INN (InterNetNews) is an extremely flexible and configurable Usenet / netnews news server. It supports accepting articles via either NNTP connections or via UUCP, as well as serving out articles to reading clients via NNTP. It supports multiple different ways of sending outgoing articles to other hosts, as well as multiple different storage mechanisms for articles and article overview information via internal APIs. Compared to other news servers, INN is more complicated with a steeper learning curve, but is extremely flexible and configurable, comes with a large suite of supporting programs, and supports embedded filters in either Perl or Python.

Download Website Updated 22 Sep 2001 Usenet Indexer

Pop 18.38
Vit 2.07

Usenet Indexer started out as an experiment to examine how fast a freetext index could be when on storing every word encountered in the text in a seperate file. For that reason it runs extremely well on reiserfs.

Download Website Updated 24 May 2002 whatpix

Pop 25.38
Vit 2.49

whatpix is a Perl console application which finds (and optionally moves or deletes) duplicate files.

Download Website Updated 25 Jun 2001 RegExp@News

Pop 18.00
Vit 1.74

RegExp@News allows you to search through newsgroup articles with regular expressions. The whole process of specifiying the newsgroups, expressions, editing the personal preferences, viewing the found articles, and so on can be accomplished via a Web frontend. The system is also able to send found articles to the users by email. The users can select the newsgroups and expressions to be used in the search, as well as when they want to receive the found articles by email. All data are stored in a MySQL database. The article fetching and processing backend is built with Perl, and the Web frontend is built with Apache and PHP.

Download Website Updated 04 Jun 2005 colobus

Pop 33.47
Vit 3.18

colobus is an NNTP server written in Perl for ezmlm mailing list archives. It is used by and to provide access to the PHP and Perl mailing lists via news clients.

Download Website Updated 16 Sep 2008 newsstar

Pop 73.89
Vit 10.70

Newsstar fetches news and posts it to a local news server: INN, s-news, and sn are supported. What makes newsstar special is that it 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 better use of available bandwidth. SSL is supported.

Download Website Updated 02 Feb 2010 WebNews news reader

Pop 57.01
Vit 4.26

WebNews is a CGI-based NNTP newsreader written in Perl, designed for ease of use (minimal configuration required) and multiple concurrent user accesses.


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