Subject: CVS commit: pkgsrc/news/slrn
To: None <>
From: Quentin Garnier <>
List: pkgsrc-changes
Date: 10/27/2003 21:48:27
Module Name:	pkgsrc
Committed By:	cube
Date:		Mon Oct 27 21:48:27 UTC 2003

Modified Files:
	pkgsrc/news/slrn: Makefile PLIST distinfo
	pkgsrc/news/slrn/patches: patch-aa

Log Message:
Update to Notably, brings in IPv6 support, thus closing
PR pkg/18081.

Complete change log at .

Changes since slrn

-1. Changes when building on Un*x: [...]
0. Bug fixes include: [...]
1. Changes to the user interface: [...]
2. When used in combination with slrnpull, slrn now supports "true offline
   reading". [...]
3. slrnpull no longer completely rewrites the overview files when expiring
   articles. [...]
4. If your terminal supports it (and you are not using Win32 or OS/2), you
   can now use colors and attributes at the same time. [...]
5. Set use_recommended_msg_id to 1 in your config file if you want slrn to
   make use of server-proposed Message-IDs. [...]
6. Added intrinsic functions [...]
7. Custom sorting now allows you to use different criteria for sorting
   initial articles of threads and articles inside threads. [...]
9. When reading in spool mode with spool_check_up_on_nov set, slrn now finds
   out the number of bytes of each article, even if it is not included in
   the news overview file (based on a patch by Jurriaan W Kalkman).
10. Support Cancel-Locks using the canlock library (--with-canlock) that can
    be obtained from <> [...]
11. Support GNU TLS via its new OpenSSL compatibility layer (--with-gnutls).
12. New command-line option "-w0" that waits on startup, but only if a
    warning or error is displayed.
13. Updated cleanscore, see contrib/NEWS.cleanscore (Felix Schueller)
14. Verbatim text can be hidden using toggle_verbatim_text (default binding
    '{') or hide_verbatim_text in the config file. (Arek Sochala)
15. The "BEGIN PGP SIGNED ARTICLE" line is displayed using the "pgpsignature"
    color and stripped on followups. (Emmanuele Bassi)
16. If query_read_group_cutoff is set to -n, slrn will automatically
    (without prompting) download n articles when more than n are present.
17. Support Turkish characters on Win32 - set charset to "ibm857" for this.
    With help from A. Alper ATICI
18. Re-structured the manual and added a chapter about slang's
    pre-processing facilities. (Matthias Friedrich)
19. The config variable cc_followup_string is obsolete [...]
20. New translations: [be, fi, tr]
21. Remove duplicates when browsing URLs (Ruediger Sonderfeld)
22. IPv6 support (requires getaddrinfo; patch by J.H.M. Dassen (Ray))
23. A new, updated and more comprehensive FAQ (doc/FAQ) - it replaces the
    files FAQ, SCORE_FAQ and slrnpull/FAQ (written by Matthias Friedrich and
    me, based on John E. Davis' original files).

To generate a diff of this commit:
cvs rdiff -r1.28 -r1.29 pkgsrc/news/slrn/Makefile
cvs rdiff -r1.4 -r1.5 pkgsrc/news/slrn/PLIST
cvs rdiff -r1.8 -r1.9 pkgsrc/news/slrn/distinfo
cvs rdiff -r1.7 -r1.8 pkgsrc/news/slrn/patches/patch-aa

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copyright notices on the relevant files.