List spam

Anssi Saari as at
Thu Aug 18 20:13:09 CEST 2011

Ghodmode <ghodmode at> writes:

> Newsgroups aren't inherently spam-free.  They're filtered.  At least
> that's the case with Gmane (
> My own ISP doesn't provide a news server and, although there are many
> links for free open news servers, most of them don't seem to work.

You know, Gmane allows access also via NNTP, including this list.
Server, group name gmane.comp.python.general.

Haven't used it since I get this list via "normal" NNTP as
comp.lang.python. My NNTP access is via a computer club for 8 euros
per year.

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