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Old 02-15-2007, 03:08 PM   #1
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Console RSS Reader & Jabber/AIM Client


Hi,

I saw someone using pine, and so I gave it a try and I love it.

I wanted to find out if there are similar console based programs that I can use as an RSS Reader and as a Jabber or AIM client.

I'm using os x, so possibly programs that would run on darwin(unix)...

Thanks.
 
Old 02-15-2007, 06:32 PM   #2
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Ok, I got centericq to work on os x... you just had to disabled the msn when installing.

./configure --disable-msn
 
Old 02-16-2007, 12:30 AM   #3
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Snownews and Raggle are two console RSS readers.

You already found the best console instant messaging option that I'm aware of.
 
Old 02-16-2007, 04:36 AM   #4
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Quote:
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Snownews and Raggle are two console RSS readers.

You already found the best console instant messaging option that I'm aware of.
Wow awesome thanks, snownews is a great app, exactly what I was looking for.

I tried Raggle before but couldn't compile it because of dependency issues that I couldn't resolve.

I also tried the built-in RSS in centericq... but that was pretty bad...

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