Subject: Re: Blog-server software for NetBSD?
To: Hubert Feyrer <>
From: Carl Brewer <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 09/05/2006 22:10:11
Hubert Feyrer wrote:
>> I'm considering hosting a blog on my web site... I'm already running
>> Apache there... so obvious solution would be to host the blog there
>> directly, rather than point to an external one. Is there a good blogging
>> solution (I mean appart from "vim $HOME/public_html/myblog.html")?
>> Ideally, something available in pkgsrc. :)
> Not in pkgsrc, but: I'm very happy with Blosxom. It just needs perl to 
> run as a CGI from Apache (or whatever), and adding entries is done by 
> creating new text files, and there's no "database" (MySQL, ...) needed. 
> Lots of stuff can be done via plugins.
> See for more, and my NetBSD blog at 
> for an example.
> Also, if you're frequently blogging NetBSD related things and want to 
> get listed on, drop me or Kimmo a mail.

I'm running plone on zope on python on NetBSD, and it has a number of
weblog products, maybe have a look at