Re: Looking for advise to replacy Pan newsreader
- Date: Sun, 17 Feb 2019 08:02:33 -0800
- From: Patrick Bartek <nemommxiv@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Looking for advise to replacy Pan newsreader
On Sun, 17 Feb 2019 14:47:11 -0000 (UTC)
"Juan R. de Silva" <juan.r.d.silva@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Sat, 16 Feb 2019 22:51:04 -0800, Patrick Bartek wrote:
> > On Sun, 17 Feb 2019 04:05:47 -0000 (UTC)
> > "Juan R. de Silva" <juan.r.d.silva@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> >> Pan newsreader,which I used happily for several years, lately get buggy
> >> as hell and cannot be used any longer at all.
> >> I tried Thunderbird from Debian repo and found that the pure thing is
> >> not capable to keep a uniform font size through all posts. That is, the
> >> font size changes as soon as I try to advance either to a next post or
> >> to another group.
> >> Can your share with me what do you use for newsgroups reading. I do not
> >> care about binaries. All I want to follow several Linux usenet
> >> newsgroups. Plain text reading.
> > Claws-mail besides being a text-based only email client can also access
> > NNTP news accounts, too. Although, I've never done so. Abandoned NNTP
> > and pan a year ago.
> > B
> And may I ask you what do you use to follow this very maillist?
> Thank you
Claws-mail. I don't follow it on NNTP as some do. All you have to do
to recieve the list via email is subscribe.