Re: Newsreader question
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On 03/01/08 13:51, John Hasler wrote:
> Ron Johnson writes:
>> Well, X is network transparent, so why not just run the app on
>> node_a, and display it on current_node?
> Jochen Schulz writes:
>> *Offline* reading.
> Yes, "offline". Run Leafnode on one machine on your local network and read
> news from any other using the newsreader of your choice.
>> And I didn't talk about X applications either.
> If you want to use an X newsreader run it on the machine serving the news
> and display it locally. If you want to run a non-X newsreader use ssh.
> Actually, in either case the machine running the news server, the machine
> running the newsreader, and the machine you are sitting in front of could
> all be different.
Thus are the beauties of standards and networks.
Ron Johnson, Jr.
Jefferson LA USA
"The kniiife..., the kniiife... The life of the wife is ended
by the knife."
Stewie Griffin & Eliza Pinchley
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