Re: reading news with Knode
On Thursday 27 January 2005 19:13, Jianan <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> I can read news articles while online. After going offline, the same
> articles cannot be read. Obviously they are not cached.
Knode is an on-line newsreader.
> Anything else to do?
1) Install a news server; Leafnode is a small, simple server. If you've
never used it before a bit of RTFM and looking at the options in
/etc/news/leafnode/config is about all it takes.
2) Switch to Pan -- a GTK application -- which can be used as an off-line
newsreader. It has some advantages over Knode and some disadvantages.
I install Leafnode and Knode earlier this week. It didn't take much time,
but I had used Leafnode for a short time a few years ago. Even if I dumped
Knode and went back to Pan, I'm sure to stick with Leafnode for quite a