^^ Package definition of slrnpull

Package

slrnpull

Source

slrn

Version

1.0.3+dfsg-5

Architecture

amd64

Maintainer

Moritz Muehlenhoff

Installed-Size

261

Pre-Depends

debconf (>= 0.5) | debconf-2.0

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Suggests

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Priority

optional

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Description

pulls a small newsfeed from an NNTP server

Slrnpull pulls a small newsfeed, from an NNTP server, to a local news spooldirectory. The news spool can be used by news readers (such as slrn), whichcan read a local news spool without an NNTP server..In combination with the slrn news reader, slrnpull can provide trueoffline news reading. You can tell slrnpull to download headers only,mark interesting ones for download with slrn and fetch those articlebodies during the next run of slrnpull..Slrnpull also has the ability to killfile articles so that they will notbe downloaded from the server.

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