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Hey all

I want to setup a news server on my linux PC.. I just want to know what package to get that will make it nice and easy if such thing exists :)

Thanx all
q@qonline.com.au
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The package you need is inn. For me it is very nice, depends what you mean"nice".
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Ok...  I need to know where to get it then and how to set it up, or is all that in the README file?

Thanx again..
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inn1.4sec-linux-src.tgz

     Version: 1.4sec
     Description: INN 1.4 source code with security patches
     Keywords: inn news security usenet
     Author: rsalz@osf.org (Rich Salz)
     Original-site: ftp.uu.net /news/nntp/inn1.4sec.tar.Z

Docs are included in the package.
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ok the docs make NO sence..  is there a step-by-step howto for news server made for ppl like me?? ;)

I'd like to get the news servre up and going.

Andrew
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