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Description: MUI-based newsreader
Download: newscoaster.lha       (TIPS: Use the right click menu if your browser takes you back here all the time)
Size: 537kb
Version: 1.65
Date: 28 Jul 2009
Author: Various
Submitter: Andrea Palmatè
Email: andrea/amigasoft net
Homepage: http://www.amigasoft.net/pages/newscoaster/newscoaster.asp
Category: network/news
Replaces: network/news/newscoaster.lha
License: GPL
Distribute: yes
Min OS Version: 4.0
FileID: 4985
Comments: 5
Snapshots: 2
Videos: 0
Downloads: 312  (Current version)
312  (Accumulated)
Votes: 0 (0/0)  (30 days/7 days)

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NewsCoaster is an open source MUI-based newsreader, for both online and offline
reading. The source code will available in our CVS repository for the latest
very soon.

NewsCoaster homepage (contains the documentation in HTML form):

Mark Harman's (original author's) personal homepage at

Bug reports can be posted into bug tracker at SourceForge project page.

New for version 1.65:
FIXED:	Now runs correctly on AmigaOS4.1
FIXED:  Removed old deprecated OS4.x functions (Seek,Examine..)
FIXED:	Remove almost all warnings (not those when you use -Wall)
FIXED:	Correct output to >NIL: for many commands
FIXED:	Now headers are showed correctly in the ViewWindow
FIXED:	When a message fail, now the return code (and message) is displayed
instead of a generic message
FIXED:	Strip one r or a n when adding Headers to the header texteditor
FIXED:	Now, reply message contain a valid subject and get the newsgroups
FIXED:	Update index function
FIXED:	Reply-To now should be re-enabled.

New for version 1.64:
FIXED:	Crash at program exit
ADDED:	Icons for messages and folders

New for version 1.63:
FIXED:   	Removed almost all warning when compiling with AmigaOS4 and gcc 4.2
UPDATED: 	Switched from Toolbar MCC to the new TheBar MCC and using 32bit png 
         		Toolbar icons made by Martin Mertz
ADDED:	UTF-8 support

Previous README can be found on the original Aminet Package

18-04-2008 - Added missing Martin's toolbar

Andrea Palmatè

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