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From: "David Arroyo" <droyo@aqwari.net>
To: 9front@9front.org
Subject: Re: [9front] nntp
Date: Sun, 03 Apr 2022 12:11:29 -0400	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <3a4850eb-8c88-4b03-9d0a-1b9d82dc7aad@www.fastmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <3F94B67DFF22D31E8CA16078AFC80C79@thinktankworkspaces.com>

On Sat, Apr 2, 2022, at 17:17, william@thinktankworkspaces.com wrote:
> Is anyone using this? I'm searching for a different news source.

I only used NNTP after its prime, participating in a few comp.lang.*
groups.  In 2022, I don't see much difference between an NNTP newsgroup
and a mailing list + archive. I've setup sieve filters in my fastmail
account that sort mailing list mail into an NNTP-like hierarchy by
reversing the domain name. For example, mail on this list goes to

What can NNTP do that can't be done with any mailing list?


  parent reply	other threads:[~2022-04-03 18:48 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 13+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2022-04-02 21:17 william
2022-04-02 21:43 ` Stanley Lieber
2022-04-03  5:27 ` ~vidak
2022-04-03  9:25   ` Chris Fröschl
2022-04-03  9:56     ` hiro
2022-04-03  9:57     ` hiro
2022-04-03 10:15       ` Steve Simon
2022-04-03 12:53         ` David Leimbach
2022-04-03 14:17         ` Stanley Lieber
2022-04-03 10:35       ` sirjofri
2022-04-03  8:06 ` umbraticus
2022-04-03 16:11 ` David Arroyo [this message]
2022-04-04  7:04   ` Keith Gibbs

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