FreeBSD's problems as seen by the community

F. Senault fred.letter at
Sun Jan 13 00:34:58 PST 2008

Sunday, January 13, 2008, 6:29:03 AM, you wrote:

> On Sun, 13 Jan 2008, johan beisser wrote:
>> > Hmm I wonder how hard it would be to write a forum scraper....
>> Not too difficult. Quite a few forums provide RSS feeds.

> That doesn't let you go both ways though, although just being able to 
> browse forums in a usenet like way would be much nicer..

Well, you can find RSS to Usenet gateways.  I've written a small one
myself and I'm routinely using it ( - the
page is in french, but there's an english INSTALL file).


--'s about damn time that all of us who actually give a damn about
Usenet stand up and tell the people who don't to fuck off and die.
                                                          (Russ Allbery)

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