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Re: Is Usenet Still Worth It?

by herveus (Parson)
on Mar 03, 2005 at 12:07 UTC ( #436172=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Is Usenet Still Worth It?

Howdy!

With a suitable threaded browser (trn), I have no trouble keeping up on about a dozen and a half newsgroups. I am able to pick the threads I think are interesting, and ignore the rest. A group with a couple thousand unread messages is no big deal, and a group with under a hundred unread messages is almost not worth the time to read.

yours,
Michael


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