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Re: [SLUG] Open NNTP source
- To: Terry Collins <terryc@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [SLUG] Open NNTP source
- From: DaZZa <dazza@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Wed Aug 29 19:44:02 2001
- Cc: Slug List <slug@xxxxxxxxxxx>
On Wed, 29 Aug 2001, Terry Collins wrote:
> Does anyone know of an open NNTP source. My ISP stopped providing it a
> few months ago and I need to check on a few aus.* newsgroups. Also need
> to post.
News.CIS.DFN.DE - you have to write and apply - providing details, which
they verify - but it works fine.
No binaries, but they carry the half ad ozen aus.* newsgroups I regularly
I've used it ever since I got the shits with the number of articles my ISP
was missing/dropping in the middle of discussion threads.
I think the web site is at the same address. Yup - http://news.cis.dfn.de/
gives you the gos.