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Short:Native AOS4.0 RSS News Reader
Author:Max Tretene
Uploader:glquake libero it (m3x)
Type:comm/news
Version:51.8
Requires:AmigaOS4.0 update 4
Architecture:ppc-amigaos >= 4.0.0
Date:2006-04-09
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Readme:http://aminet.net/comm/news/xnet-rss.readme
Downloads:609
XNet-RSS 51.8 readme

XNet-RSS is a native AmigaOS4.0 RSS News reader.
It has automatic charset convertion and doesn't need any external library.
Could be integrated with any web browser to display RSS news pages.

New features added from the 51.7 release:

- added double-click support on listbrowsers: 
  double-clicking on a News Channel entry, update it
  double-clicking on a News entry, open the browser on the news page (require
OpenURL installed) 
  double-clicking on a News Preference entry, open the Modify News Channel
window
- it's possible to select which News Channel to show in the News Bar (Modify
News Channel window)
- improved html entities parsing and stripping
- bugs fixing

How to use:

- upack it in any directory
- start from CLI or WB
- add / remove whatever RSS news channel you prefer
  (if this is a first installation, you can use the included RSS news channels)
- press update to retrive the latest news
- could be integrated with any web browser to display RSS News pages.
  With IBrowse, add a new MIME type in the General/External Viewer setup:
  Type: application/xml
  Extension:
  Action: external viewer
  Viewer: <path>XNet FILES %f (where <path> indicates the complete path to the
XNet directory)
- to use with OpenURL, download and install the PPC library version from: 
  http://www.os4depot.net/share/network/misc/openurl.lha
  Run the OpenURL prefs program to configure your prefered browser.
  Now,  when clicking on the highlighted news title in the view news area, or
when double-clicking on a 
  News entry will open the news page in your browser. 

Any bugs report, suggestion, please write to: info()soft3.net

Ciao

Max Tretene, S o f t 3

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Release notes:

02 Apr 2006 - 51.8:
	- added double-click support on listbrowsers: 
	  double-clicking on a News Channel entry, update it
	  double-clicking on a News entry, open the browser on the news page (require
OpenURL installed) 
	  double-clicking on a News Preference entry, open the Modify News Channel
window
	- it's possible to select which News Channel to show in the News Bar (Modify
News Channel window)
	- improved html entities parsing and stripping
	- bugs fixing






Contents of comm/news/xnet-rss.lha
 PERMSSN    UID  GID    PACKED    SIZE  RATIO METHOD CRC     STAMP          NAME
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[generic]                 1303    1655  78.7% -lh5- 81cf Sep 24  2005 XNet-RSS/icons.info
[generic]                 6205    8401  73.9% -lh5- 751e Sep 24  2005 XNet-RSS/icons/XNet.info
[generic]                 8417   11293  74.5% -lh5- 4035 Sep 24  2005 XNet-RSS/icons/X_Ken.info
[generic]                    0       0 ****** -lh0- 0000 Nov  9  2004 XNet-RSS/icons/X_Ken/dummy
[generic]                 6883    9855  69.8% -lh5- 09fa Sep 24  2005 XNet-RSS/icons/X_Old.info
[generic]                    0       0 ****** -lh0- 0000 Nov  9  2004 XNet-RSS/icons/X_Old/dummy
[generic]               491048  548182  89.6% -lh5- 5af8 Jan  2  2005 XNet-RSS/sounds/xnet-intro.snd
[generic]               620987  745162  83.3% -lh5- d746 Jan 10  2005 XNet-RSS/sounds/xnet-wait.snd
[generic]               200764  465576  43.1% -lh5- 4966 Apr  2 20:28 XNet-RSS/XNet
[generic]                  732    3858  19.0% -lh5- d9dd Apr  2 20:28 XNet-RSS/XNet-RSS.config_start.xml
[generic]                 1752    4526  38.7% -lh5- e881 Apr  2 20:56 XNet-RSS/XNet-RSS_readme.txt
[generic]                 1846    2055  89.8% -lh5- 1c36 Sep 24  2005 XNet-RSS/XNet-RSS_readme.txt.info
[generic]                 6205    8401  73.9% -lh5- 374b Sep 24  2005 XNet-RSS/XNet.info
[generic]                 9642   13117  73.5% -lh5- 0ad7 Sep 24  2005 XNet-RSS.info
---------- ----------- ------- ------- ------ ---------- ------------ -------------
 Total        14 files 1355784 1822081  74.4%            Apr  9 17:33

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