Commit f2a538a2 authored by Glenn Morris's avatar Glenn Morris

Fix/update some gnus manual links to external resources

* doc/misc/gnus-faq.texi (FAQ 5-8, FAQ 6-3): Remove defunct URLs.
(FAQ 7-1): Update URL.

* doc/misc/gnus.texi (Top): Restrict "Other related manuals" to info output.
(Foreign Groups): Use @indicateurl for examples.
(Direct Functions): Remove defunct URL.
(RSS): Update URL.
parent 6338a049
......@@ -4,6 +4,14 @@
* dbus.texi (Introspection): Update URL to a less defunct one.
* gnus.texi (Top): Restrict "Other related manuals" to info output.
(Foreign Groups): Use @indicateurl for examples.
(Direct Functions): Remove defunct URL.
(RSS): Update URL.
* gnus-faq.texi (FAQ 5-8, FAQ 6-3): Remove defunct URLs.
(FAQ 7-1): Update URL.
* pgg.texi (Top, Overview): Add note about obsolescence.
* bovine.texi (top):
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......@@ -1541,8 +1541,9 @@ cat file.face | sed 's/\\/\\\\/g;s/\"/\\\"/g;' > file.face.quoted
If you can't use compface, there's an online X-face converter at
@uref{http://www.dairiki.org/xface/}.
If you use MS Windows, you could also use the WinFace program from
@uref{http://www.xs4all.nl/~walterln/winface/}.
If you use MS Windows, you could also use the WinFace program,
which used to be available from
@indicateurl{http://www.xs4all.nl/~walterln/winface/}.
Now you only have to tell Gnus to include the X-face in your postings by saying
@example
......@@ -1835,15 +1836,20 @@ too.
Of course you can also use grep to search through your
local mail, but this is both slow for big archives and
inconvenient since you are not displaying the found mail
in Gnus. Here comes nnir into action. Nnir is a front end
in Gnus. Here nnir comes into action. Nnir is a front end
to search engines like swish-e or swish++ and
others. You index your mail with one of those search
others. You index your mail with one of those search
engines and with the help of nnir you can search through
the indexed mail and generate a temporary group with all
messages which met your search criteria. If this sound
cool to you get nnir.el from
messages which met your search criteria. If this sounds
cool to you, get nnir.el from
@c FIXME Isn't this file in Gnus?
@ignore
@c Dead link 2013/7.
@uref{ftp://ls6-ftp.cs.uni-dortmund.de/pub/src/emacs/}
or @uref{ftp://ftp.is.informatik.uni-duisburg.de/pub/src/emacs/}.
or
@end ignore
@uref{ftp://ftp.is.informatik.uni-duisburg.de/pub/src/emacs/}.
Instructions on how to use it are at the top of the file.
@node FAQ 6-4
......@@ -1966,7 +1972,7 @@ the easiest solution is a small nntp server like
@uref{http://infa.abo.fi/~patrik/sn/, sn},
of course you can also install a full featured news
server like
@uref{http://www.isc.org/products/INN/, inn}.
@uref{http://www.isc.org/software/inn/, inn}.
Then you want to fetch your Mail, popular choices
are @uref{http://www.catb.org/~esr/fetchmail/, fetchmail}
and @uref{http://pyropus.ca/software/getmail/, getmail}.
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......@@ -420,6 +420,9 @@ This manual corresponds to Gnus v5.13
* Index:: Variable, function and concept index.
* Key Index:: Key Index.
@c Doesn't work right in html.
@c FIXME Do this in a more standard way.
@ifinfo
Other related manuals
* Message:(message). Composing messages.
......@@ -427,6 +430,7 @@ Other related manuals
* Sieve:(sieve). Managing Sieve scripts in Emacs.
* EasyPG:(epa). @acronym{PGP/MIME} with Gnus.
* SASL:(sasl). @acronym{SASL} authentication in Emacs.
@end ifinfo
@detailmenu
--- The Detailed Node Listing ---
......@@ -2708,11 +2712,11 @@ the article range.
This command is similar to @code{gnus-read-ephemeral-gmane-group}, but
the group name and the article number and range are constructed from a
given @acronym{URL}. Supported @acronym{URL} formats include:
@url{http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.foo.bar/12300/focus=12399},
@url{http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.foo.bar/12345/},
@url{http://article.gmane.org/gmane.foo.bar/12345/},
@url{http://permalink.gmane.org/gmane.foo.bar/12345/}, and
@url{http://news.gmane.org/group/gmane.foo.bar/thread=12345}.
@indicateurl{http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.foo.bar/12300/focus=12399},
@indicateurl{http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.foo.bar/12345/},
@indicateurl{http://article.gmane.org/gmane.foo.bar/12345/},
@indicateurl{http://permalink.gmane.org/gmane.foo.bar/12345/}, and
@indicateurl{http://news.gmane.org/group/gmane.foo.bar/thread=12345}.
@item gnus-read-ephemeral-emacs-bug-group
@findex gnus-read-ephemeral-emacs-bug-group
......@@ -13805,9 +13809,12 @@ installed. You then define a server as follows:
@findex nntp-open-ssl-stream
@item nntp-open-ssl-stream
Opens a connection to a server over a @dfn{secure} channel. To use
this you must have @uref{http://www.openssl.org, OpenSSL} or
@uref{ftp://ftp.psy.uq.oz.au/pub/Crypto/SSL, SSLeay} installed. You
then define a server as follows:
this you must have @uref{http://www.openssl.org, OpenSSL}
@ignore
@c Defunct URL, ancient package, so don't mention it.
or @uref{ftp://ftp.psy.uq.oz.au/pub/Crypto/SSL, SSLeay}
@end ignore
installed. You then define a server as follows:
@lisp
;; @r{"snews" is port 563 and is predefined in our @file{/etc/services}}
......@@ -16919,7 +16926,7 @@ Some web sites have an RDF Site Summary (@acronym{RSS}).
@acronym{RSS} is a format for summarizing headlines from news related
sites (such as BBC or CNN). But basically anything list-like can be
presented as an @acronym{RSS} feed: weblogs, changelogs or recent
changes to a wiki (e.g., @url{http://cliki.net/recent-changes.rdf}).
changes to a wiki (e.g., @url{http://cliki.net/site/recent-changes}).
@acronym{RSS} has a quite regular and nice interface, and it's
possible to get the information Gnus needs to keep groups updated.
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