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Snownews is a text mode RSS/RDF newsreader. It supports all versions of RSS natively, and other feed formats via plugins. It depends on ncurses and uses libxml2 for XML parsing.

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Recent releases

  •  17 Sep 2009 06:59

    Release Notes: A crash bug with marking items as read and a problem on 64-bit platforms have been fixed.

    •  19 Mar 2009 12:43

      Release Notes: The output charset can now be specified with a command line option in case the automatic detection has failed. Display of feeds that contain excessive tab characters has been improved. It's now impossible to launch multiple instances of snownews. A compilation problem on Solaris has been corrected.

      •  28 Jul 2008 15:32

        Release Notes: Problems with resizing on different ncurses implementation have been corrected. The display charset is now determined automatically. A bug in the network code has been corrected.

        •  17 Feb 2008 11:04

          Release Notes: The mark read and unread logic has been changed. Two patches from the Debian bugtracker have been included. A Ukranian translation has been added.

          •  08 Jan 2008 10:33

            Release Notes: Compilation problems on Cygwin have been corrected and two new translations have been added.


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