tjreedy at udel.edu
Thu Feb 12 14:34:21 EST 2009
andrew cooke wrote:
> A quick search on "imap nntp" turned up this list that might be useful -
> http://deflexion.com/messaging/ although I wonder when it was written
> because I remember using Aaron's RSS to email aggregator when RSS was
> It mentions gmane, though, which certainly still exists (I assume it
> carries this list too).
Yes. For everything possible, I read and post via gmane. Gmane mirrors
technical mailing lists. As near as I can tell, posts via gmane go to
the mailing list first, for whatever filtering the list does.
Conversely then, gmane only posts the filtered output from the mailing list.
> And this page suggests you can read gmane via
> nntp - http://reticule.gmane.org/
news.gmane.org works fine.
> Aha! yes! It;s in the FAQ :o)
> Can I read news via secure NNTP (nntps)?
> Yes. Point your news reader towards nntps://snews.gmane.org/.
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