Created 26 Mar 2002 at 02:16 UTC by jpm.Homepage: http://papercut.org
Freshmeat page: http://freshmeat.net/projects/papercut
Papercut is a multi-threaded news server written in Python. Its main objective is to integrate existing web based message board software (Phorum on this case) with an Usenet front-end. However, its extensibility enables developers to write their own container for the storage of the Usenet articles (messages). That means that the code is extensible enough that _you_ could write new containers to integrate the news server with other web message board projects or even other ways to store the messages.
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New HTML Parser: The long-awaited libxml2 based HTML parser code is live. It needs further work but already handles most markup better than the original parser.
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