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Re: [SLUG] text mode newsreader, or a server?

* This one time, at band camp, Rob B said:
> Hi all,
> I have a cable connection to a Debian Potato box at home, and I want to be 
> able to read the cable newsgroups from my pc at work.
> My question is, should I set up a news server, or install a text-based 
> newsreader and read news via an ssh connection?

I use slrn (text based news reader) and it works great.

Greeno <tgreen@nospam.pacific.net.au>
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