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Old 08-30-2001, 10:13 AM   #1
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Question What's that site?

Hello all,
I don't know what kind of the site comp.os.Linux.answers ?
I can't get in through webbrowser. !!!!!
Old 08-30-2001, 10:40 AM   #2
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What site are you trying to get into or view?

comp.os.linux.answers doesn't give us a enough info. shouldn't there be a .com, .org, .net... etc on the end of that?
Old 08-30-2001, 10:46 AM   #3
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Weird site

I found that kind of sites full of the net.

will it be the newsgroup?
Old 08-30-2001, 10:49 AM   #4
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Can anyone tell me some newsgroup server of
linux? I want to use the newsgroup reader
(such as OutLook) to read news, but they always
ask me to give a newsgroup server, however,
I don't any one.
Old 08-30-2001, 12:56 PM   #5
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If you don't have a news server to use then you can always read them over the internet

heres a list of some of the Linux groups out there

There are some news servers which are free I believe, but I don't know any, sorry
Old 08-30-2001, 02:15 PM   #6
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Your ISP should provide you with a news server through them, they should provide the info themselves.

If you don't then you can always use the online versions. is always an option.
Old 08-30-2001, 04:45 PM   #7
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you're not looking for a website... as everyone has been pointing out, you're looking for a news server. comp.os.linux.answers is one of the main linux news servers. it's referred to as cola for short.


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