Don't top-post, please. Aflatoon Aflatooni <aaflato...@yahoo.com> writes:
> What is needed in order to run nntp? How does nntp connect to other news > servers? Where do you define the news groups that the server would subscribe > to? > Any pointers or suggested configuration? NNTP is the protocol, not the software. Aflatoon Aflatooni <aaflato...@yahoo.com> writes: > From: Lowell Gilbert <freebsd-questions-lo...@be-well.ilk.org> > To: Aflatoon Aflatooni <aaflato...@yahoo.com>; email@example.com > Sent: Thursday, October 1, 2009 10:12:56 AM > Subject: Re: usenet configuration > > Odhiambo Washington <odhia...@gmail.com> writes: > >> On Thu, Oct 1, 2009 at 4:21 PM, Aflatoon Aflatooni >> <aaflato...@yahoo.com>wrote: >> >>> Can someone point me to what software I need to install in order to provide >>> a usenet service for internal users? >> >> >> >> cd /usr/ports >> make search key=usenet > > Or better yet, "nntp". By which I meant "make search key=nntp" > I think cnews is still the standard server software, but there are a > bunch of alternatives that might be easier for a small installation. So install one and look at its documentation. -- Lowell Gilbert, embedded/networking software engineer, Boston area http://be-well.ilk.org/~lowell/ _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"