Re: FEDORA CORE 1
From: Moe Trin (ibuprofin_at_painkiller.example.tld)
Date: Thu, 02 Jun 2005 19:23:44 -0500
In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>,
>I want to set up a newsserver accessible from the internal LAN that will
>poll articles from remote newsservers?
>I've searched google but i have a big mess about how to do it.
Don't know about FC1, which is two plus releases behind, but it should
have the inn packages. This is from the package list for the slightly
less obsolete FC2:
inn 2.3.5 The InterNetNews (INN) system, an Usenet news server.
2038837 May 7 2004 inn-2.3.5-9.i386.rpm
162756 May 7 2004 inn-devel-2.3.5-9.i386.rpm
FC3 is using 2.3.5-11, while beta releases of FC4 are using 2.4.2-2.
You may not need anything as complex as INN. Leafnode and slrnpull (the
latter part of slrn) can be set for off-line reading, by pulling a
smaller selection of news off a regular news server (for ex. your ISP),
and you can configure your local news readers to use the feed they