Frequently Asked Questions: Usenet

How do I connect to the SRCF's Usenet Server?

The SRCF now offers a Usenet server for active users.

To connect, point your newsreader to: news.srcf.net and connect using a secure connection (SSL) - port 563. You will need to use your SRCF username and password to login.

To configure Pine, go (S)etup, (C)onfig, then set nntp-server to: news.srcf.net/ssl/user=crsid