./news/flnews, Fast and lightweight USENET newsreader with GUI

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Branch: CURRENT, Version: 0.17nb1, Package name: flnews-0.17nb1, Maintainer: micha

flnews is a client with graphical user interface to read USENET newsgroups.
It is intended for POSIX compliant operating systems running the X window
system.

The main development goals are (in order of importance):
- No bloat
- Support for old workstations
- Standard compliance
- Be conservative in what you do, be liberal in what you accept from others
- Compatibility with other newsreaders
- Usable X display redirection via network (or ssh tunnel)
- Warn users about things that are not forbidden but considered "bad practice"

Features that are currently not implemented (or not usable yet):
- UUCP
- Multiple servers
- Offline mode (for network connection via dialup line)


Required to run:
[security/openssl] [misc/xdg-utils] [x11/fltk13]

Required to build:
[pkgtools/x11-links] [x11/xcb-proto] [x11/fixesproto4] [pkgtools/cwrappers] [x11/xorgproto]

Package options: inet6, nls, xdbe, xdg-utils

Master sites: (Expand)

SHA1: b2b678d23f10c44c2e6c36fa5f194df757c6d744
RMD160: d50455fdaeae37978b54485d4c4b3acacf7747f4
Filesize: 1048.682 KB

Version history: (Expand)


CVS history: (Expand)


   2020-04-21 09:57:01 by Michael Baeuerle | Files touched by this commit (1)
Log message:
news/flnews: Remove libXcursor dependency

It is a dependency of FLTK library (missing in the bl3 file there).
   2020-04-20 02:43:51 by Joerg Sonnenberger | Files touched by this commit (1)
Log message:
Needs libXcursor
   2020-01-25 11:45:12 by Jonathan Perkin | Files touched by this commit (24)
Log message:
*: Remove obsolete BUILDLINK_API_DEPENDS.openssl.
   2020-01-18 22:51:16 by Jonathan Perkin | Files touched by this commit (1836)
Log message:
*: Recursive revision bump for openssl 1.1.1.
   2019-12-16 13:27:53 by Michael Baeuerle | Files touched by this commit (4) | Package updated
Log message:
news/flnews: Update to 0.17

Removed pkgsrc patches merged upstream.

Changelog
=========

0.17       Bugfix: Configuration test result for inttypes.h presence is used,
            reintroduce the test removed for 0.16
           Bugfix: BSD version of ntohl() for old systems was broken
           Bugfix: ISO-2022-JP decoder: Mask for unassigned codepoints fixed
           Bugfix: SHA2 support in OpenSSL 1.0.0 must be explicitly enabled
           Display article from "news" type URI in separate window (if \ 
it's not
            found in current group)
           Clickable References added (articles displayed in separate window)
           Search for Message-ID added to the Tools menu (Keyboard shortcut
            is Ctrl-s)
           Previous read article (in current group) menu entry added
           Keyboard shortcut for "Quit" changed from Ctrl-x to Ctrl-q \ 
(Proposed
            by Marcel Logen)
           Keyboard shortcut for "View source" changed from Ctrl-v to \ 
Ctrl-e
            (Proposed by Marcel Logen)
           Menu entry "Article->Mark as unread" (Ctrl-u) changed to \ 
toggle
            between read and unread state (Proposed by Marcel Logen)
           Command line option "-4" added (force usage of IPv4 network \ 
protocol)
           Flowed format: The 'flowed_insert_crlf' entry in configfile adds an
            empty line separator after every paragraph that ends with an empty
            line. Defaults to 0 (former behaviour)
           Flowed format: The behaviour of 'flowed_insert_crlf' can be requested
            by the sender of an article with "InsLine=yes" in the \ 
Content-Type
            headerfield.
           TLS module can now use OpenSSL 3 API (required for FFDHE group
            negotiation with TLSv1.2 and TLSv1.3 protocols)
           TLS module can now use LibreSSL 3 (formerly major version 2 was used
            to identify LibreSSL and distinguish it from OpenSSL)
           TLS modules compile time option 'CFG_USE_TLS_OWNCERTS' replaced by
            the new 'tls_owncerts' entry in configfile
           TLS modules experimental compile time option 'CFG_USE_TLS_CRLS'
            replaced by normal option 'CFG_TLS_CRLS_DISABLE'. Default is to use
            no CRLs (former behaviour) because this option increases the system
            requirements (to POSIX.1-2001 or XSI extension)
           TLS module now supports new 'crl_check' entry in configfile (ignored
            if CFG_TLS_CRLS_DISABLE is nonzero)
           TLS module now prints real LibreSSL version instead of generic 2.0.0
           TLS module no longer supports options 'CFG_USE_TLS_DHPARAM_CHECK' and
            'CFG_USE_TLS_SETSIGALG'. They were obsoleted by the OpenSSL 1.1 API
           Unicode database updated to version 12.1.0
           GUI module no longer supports experimental FLTK 1.3 option
            'USE_X11_GLYPH_SUBSTITUTION'. It was obsoleted by FLTK 1.4
           Modified LaTeX documentation to work with recent doxygen
   2019-11-04 20:17:11 by Roland Illig | Files touched by this commit (11)
Log message:
news: align variable assignments

pkglint -Wall -F --only aligned --only indent -r

No manual corrections.
   2019-05-23 21:23:24 by Roland Illig | Files touched by this commit (242)
Log message:
all: replace SUBST_SED with the simpler SUBST_VARS

pkglint -Wall -r --only "substitution command" -F

With manual review and indentation fixes since pkglint doesn't get that
part correct in every case.
   2019-01-21 13:03:41 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (9) | Package updated
Log message:
flnews: update to 0.16.

Provided by Michael Bäuerle in pkgsrc-wip.

Backported patches from 0.17 branch:
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
           Bugfix: Configuration test result for inttypes.h presence is used,
            reintroduce the test
           Bugfix: BSD version of ntohl() for old systems now working again
           Modified LaTeX documentation to work with recent doxygen
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Changelog:
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
V0.16      Bugfix: Supersede now preserves Followup-To header field
           Bugfix: The code that generates the attribute "reply to own \ 
article"
            now checks the Message-IDs too (to avoid errors if the parent
            article is missing in the hierarchy)
           Bugfix: Header parser and MIME parser fixed to correctly handle
            MIME entity delimiters (for boundary strings that contain spaces)
           Bugfix: Removed Unicode range U+E0020 ... U+E007E from rejected
            control characters (deprecated since Unicode 5.1, reintroduced for
            different purpose since Unicode 9.0) (Reported by Marcel Logen)
           TLS: Protocol version TLSv1.3 according to RFC8446 is now supported
            (requires at least OpenSSL 1.1.1)
           CORE module now supports multiple article hierarchies
           Unicode database updated to version 11.0.0
           IBM852 to UTF-8 converter added
           If the OS doesn't report IPv6 as available, usage can now be forced
            with the option 'CFG_FORCE_IP6'
           Support for reproducible builds added (option 'CFG_REPRODUCIBLE')
           Some checks for system header files removed to speed up configuration
            (Build fails in any case if they are missing)
           Documentation updated
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