Listings in Usenet Websites
Parchive: parity archive tool
Description: Main development site for software to handle the PAR and PAR2 archive formats. Contains the file format specification, graphical clients, information for those who w
Description: Open source, PHP/MYSQL based software for binary newsgroup indexing and NZB file creation. Also includes a search engine.
Description: A web-based, open source, multi-user CGI news reader written in Perl. Also works with Apache and with mod_perl.
Usenet address database
Description: Search for e-mail addresses if you know the name of a person, or the name of the organization that provides their net access. Returns the entries from addresses coll
The geeks who saved usenet
Description: Article on the restoration of the early Usenet articles to the archives at Google Groups. [Salon.Com]
Description: Binary content search engine. Allows creation of NZB files. Also features a watchlist, an RSS feed as well as a NFO database that can be searched, and supports SSL e
Description: One of the hierarchies for Japan (along with fj.*). Checkgroups, sample control.ctl entry, policies.
So you want to create an alt newsgroup
Description: Guide to creating Usenet groups in the alt.* hierarchy. Creating a successful alt newsgroup depends only on convincing news administrators to carry the newsgroup. Wr
Moderated newsgroups faq
Description: Text format. Explains what moderation is, how it works, issues regarding moderation, and requirements for becoming a moderator.
Internet faq consortium
Description: This searchable archive contains Usenet Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) postings in hypertext format and in FTP archive textual format. Also includes information ab
Description: Searchable edited archive of Usenet binary content, also provides NFO and user created NZB files along with an associated IRC server and an RSS feed. A one time dona
Description: Introduction to Usenet with tutorials for selected news readers and file formats.
Description: Charter and FAQ for the Belgian Usenet newsgroup about photography be.rec.photography. Includes photography links. (Dutch, English, French)
Description: Archives mainly mailing-lists related to open source software and allows read and post access to these lists via a newsreader. A web gateway as well as a weblog-like
Newsbin.com: nzb guide
Description: User-friendly description of NZB files widely used in binary newsgroups, non exhaustive list of NZB compatible newsreaders and technical details of this open format
Description: Search engine looking to hundreds of groups and allowing research by keywords, username, email or domain name.
Usenet info center launch pad
Description: Apparently no longer maintained, but of interest for historical reasons. Besides a list of Usenet newsgroups, also contains links to FAQs, newsgroup descriptions, an
The seven donts of usenet
Description: Gives a list of behaviours to be avoided when posting to Usenet groups, as well as links to expand on each item.
Description: A cross platform, open source application written in Perl which searches public news servers.
Description: Presentation of moderated German job advertisement newsgroups. Translated charters, list of typical mistakes to avoid when participating.
Description: A small collection of various FAQs.
Description: An eyewitness account and timeline of the start of meowing on usenet. Newsgroup invasions, large numbers of posts, net kooks.
S.t.u.m.p. robomoderator program
Description: A flexible, open source auto-moderation tool which allows Usenet news group moderators to partly or completely automate their tasks.
Description: Provides Web-based access to binary newsgroups including pictures and videos. A free demo is available.
Description: Presentation of this hierarchy provided as a user supported area to exchange information, tips and techniques for the community of Borland customers.
Description: Information on moderated newsgroup on the Kennedy assassination, including Charter and multiple ways of accessing the group.
Description: Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) and their answers for the alt.ascii-art Usenet newsgroup. Includes links to libraries, related webrings and IRC channels. By Matthew
Usenet replayer wap gateway
Description: Read-only access to Usenet via a Wap enabled mobile phone or a Wap emulator such as wmlbrowser add-on for Firefox. A usual web browser like Internet Explorer wont w
Description: A web interface with a search engine for text only newsgroups. Doesnt support threaded view.
Description: FAQ, charter, support and example pictures for the newsgroup dedicated to the exchange of photos of handguns, long guns, knives, swords and other weapons for histori
Links to professor timo salmis faq material
Description: Timo Salmi has advice on how to participate effectively in Usenet. Topics include: Proper quoting, proper signatures, how to respond to crackpots, where to put tes
Description: Searchable archive of Usenet binary content, also provides NFO and user created NZB files.
Description: Free read-only access to newsgroups focusing on information technology topics.
Description: Binary newsgroup search engine. Features NZB file creation, NFO display and RSS feeds.
Description: Provides public access to local, Danish, and some international newsgroups, and closed access to Aalborg University campus newsgroups.
Pitfalls of newsgroup moderation
Description: Describes some of the difficulties one can run into in maintaining a moderated newsgroup. Recommended reading before creating a moderated newsgroup, or converting th
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