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Is anyone reading this list through thunderbird as news? If so - how did
you set it up?
Jul 18 '05 #1
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Daniel Bowett wrote:
Is anyone reading this list through thunderbird as news? If so - how did
you set it up?


I subscribed to comp.lang.python under my USENET news server account.

--
Robert Kern
rk***@ucsd.edu

"In the fields of hell where the grass grows high
Are the graves of dreams allowed to die."
-- Richard Harter
Jul 18 '05 #2

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Robert Kern wrote:
Daniel Bowett wrote:
Is anyone reading this list through thunderbird as news? If so - how
did you set it up?

I subscribed to comp.lang.python under my USENET news server account.


I guess I should add that that's all I did. There's nothing special to
set up.

--
Robert Kern
rk***@ucsd.edu

"In the fields of hell where the grass grows high
Are the graves of dreams allowed to die."
-- Richard Harter
Jul 18 '05 #3

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Robert Kern wrote:
Robert Kern wrote:
Daniel Bowett wrote:
Is anyone reading this list through thunderbird as news? If so - how
did you set it up?


I subscribed to comp.lang.python under my USENET news server account.


I guess I should add that that's all I did. There's nothing special to
set up.


Having to add the news server by first selecting "File->New->Account"
might qualify as important enough to mention too. ;-)

-Peter
Jul 18 '05 #4

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OK, ask a stupid question.... I wasn't aware I needed a Usenet account.
It's simple when you know how.

Peter Hansen wrote:
Robert Kern wrote:
Robert Kern wrote:
Daniel Bowett wrote:

Is anyone reading this list through thunderbird as news? If so - how
did you set it up?
I subscribed to comp.lang.python under my USENET news server account.

I guess I should add that that's all I did. There's nothing special to
set up.

Having to add the news server by first selecting "File->New->Account"
might qualify as important enough to mention too. ;-)

-Peter

Jul 18 '05 #5

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Daniel Bowett wrote:
OK, ask a stupid question.... I wasn't aware I needed a Usenet account.


....and if you don't have one, like me, there's always GMane
(http://www.gmane.org/, nntp://news.gmane.org/).

Cheers,

Evan @ 4-am

Jul 18 '05 #6

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