Category: Usenet

  • Usenet Newsreader Reviews

    This is an idea that I’m playing around with. Here are some categories for any reviews. They could later depending on what I learn while doing the reviews. Availability Installation Setup Posting Articles Filtering and Killfiles Miscellaneous Features Final Comments

  • What would you like to see most in minix?

    I’m working on a couple of presentations and I wanted to share this nugget of joy with anyone who hasn’t actually read it. Path: gmdzi!unido!fauern!!!zaphod.mps.!wupost!uunet!mcsun!!hydra!klaava!torvalds From: torvalds@klaava.Helsinki.FI (Linus Benedict Torvalds) Newsgroups: comp.os.minix Subject: What would you like to see most in minix? Summary: small poll for my new operating system Keywords: 386, preferences Message-ID: […]

  • Proposing a new newsgroup: Internet History

    I am thinking about making a formal proposal for one of two newunmoderated groups. The group would either be comp.internet.history orsoc.history.internet. I think you can see where these two names couldpossibly overlap. The general idea of the new group is to discuss retro internettechnologies such as IRC, ftp sites, BBSs (telnet and otherwise), MUDS,MOOs, and […]

  • Announcement

    From news.groups.newgroups: This is an official communication from the Big-8 Management Board. Please note that followups are set to news.groups. After a careful review of the Big 8 Management Board’s activity and process, all remaining members of the Big 8 Management Board opted not to consider re-election and instead have voted to install two new […]