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Anyone here interested in a Usenet group?

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Re: Anyone here interested in a Usenet group?

#21 Postby smilliken » Sun Jan 03, 2016 12:34 pm

Any frontend packages to access these, other than an email client?
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Re: Anyone here interested in a Usenet group?

#22 Postby chrispop99 » Sun Jan 03, 2016 12:45 pm

smilliken wrote:Any frontend packages to access these, other than an email client?

'Pan' would be my recommendation. It's available from the Package Installer.

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Re: Anyone here interested in a Usenet group?

#23 Postby smilliken » Sun Jan 03, 2016 12:46 pm

My email (ISP) dropped usenet numerous years ago.
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Re: Anyone here interested in a Usenet group?

#24 Postby totfit » Sun Jan 03, 2016 12:49 pm

Just checked the group out and posted my thanks to those responsible for MX-15. Will check back once and a while. Just installed yesterday and am really impressed.

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Re: Anyone here interested in a Usenet group?

#25 Postby smilliken » Sun Jan 03, 2016 1:04 pm

totfit wrote:Just checked the group out and posted my thanks to those responsible for MX-15. Will check back once and a while. Just installed yesterday and am really impressed.


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Anyone here interested in a Usenet group?

#26 Postby Hermann_the_German » Sun Jan 08, 2017 12:48 am

Anyone here interested in a Usenet group? Yes, me.

But it must be unmoderated, i.e. uncensored. :surfing:
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Re: Anyone here interested in a Usenet group?

#27 Postby swizzle » Sun Jan 22, 2017 1:44 pm

In the UK usenet, and pretty much anything but the www, have slid down the pan. Some time ago, Virgin Media and a few other ISPs decided that most users did not require
anything but Http and https and email services and cut services such as usenet. As far as UK ISP's are concerned only the WWW demands users the rest is too difficult to maintain or
bother about


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