rss2email - receive RSS feeds by email

Property Value
Distribution Debian Sid
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name rss2email
Package version 3.9
Package release 4
Package architecture all
Package type deb
Installed size 159 B
Download size 42.98 KB
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Description -


Package Version Architecture Repository
rss2email_3.9-4_all.deb 3.9 all Debian Main
rss2email - - -


Name Value
python3-feedparser -
python3-html2text -
python3:any >= 3.3.2-2~


Type URL
Binary Package rss2email_3.9-4_all.deb
Source Package rss2email

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install rss2email deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install rss2email




2017-10-02 - Etienne Millon <>
rss2email (1:3.9-4) unstable; urgency=medium
* Fix shebang in /usr/bin/r2e. (Closes: #877325)
* Add autopkgtest to ensure that the binary runs.
2017-09-25 - Etienne Millon <>
rss2email (1:3.9-3) unstable; urgency=medium
* Ack NMU, thanks Hilko!
* Bump Standards Version to 4.1.0.
- update format URL in d/copyright to use https.
* Remove r2e-migrate, now unneeded.
(Closes: #807282, #807283, #836336)
* Use a https URI for Vcs-Git.
2017-04-22 - Hilko Bengen <>
rss2email (1:3.9-2.1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Non-maintainer upload.
* Add upstream patch to deal with "OrderedDict mutated during iteration"
error (Closes: #833114)
2015-11-23 - Etienne Millon <>
rss2email (1:3.9-2) unstable; urgency=medium
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.6 (no changes needed)
* Use TLSv1 by default instead of SSLv3 (Closes: #781315)
* r2e-migrate: add per-feed addresses (Closes: #784788)
* r2e new: check if config file exists (Closes: #805224)
* Fix prettify post-process hook.
Thanks to martin f. krafft! (Closes: #805241)
* Recommend python3-bs4 since the prettify example hook uses it
2014-10-01 - Etienne Millon <>
rss2email (1:3.9-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
- drop no-to-email-error.patch, user-agent.patch (picked upstream)
- detect when a feed already exists (Closes: #588044, #760197)
* Display a message if a 2.x database exists (Closes: #752522)
* Document configuration file (Closes: #752458)
* Only display a warning when a wrong Content-Type is served (Closes: #760963)
* Update homepage
* Convert debian/copyright to DEP5
* Update Vcs-Browser URL
2014-06-10 - Etienne Millon <>
rss2email (1:3.8-1) unstable; urgency=medium
* Upload to unstable.
* Fix nonsensical sentence in NEWS.Debian (Closes: #740370)
* Pick upstream commits:
- fix error message when there is no default target email
(Closes: #740384)
- fix User-Agent format (Closes: #742215)
* r2e-migrate: support XDG directories (Closes: #740371)
2014-02-06 - Etienne Millon <>
rss2email (1:3.8-1~exp1) experimental; urgency=medium
* New upstream release.
* Use pybuild.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.5 (no changes needed).
* r2e-migrate:
- Import status of feeds.
- Add manpage.
2013-11-04 - Etienne Millon <>
rss2email (1:3.7-1~exp1) experimental; urgency=low
* New upstream version. (Closes: #722009, Closes: #724671)
* Bump dh compat to 9.
2013-09-17 - Etienne Millon <>
rss2email (1:3.6-1~exp1) experimental; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* r2e-migrate: support paused feeds. Thanks to Denis Laxalde.
(Closes: #723140)
2013-09-04 - Etienne Millon <>
rss2email (1:3.5-1~exp1) experimental; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
(Closes: #708824, #349061, #309869, #289191)
- drop all patches, applied upstream
- add a r2e-migrate script to convert to the new data format
* Update copyright information.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.4 (no changes needed).
* Update watch file.
* Suggest esmtp to deliver mail directly to a MDA. (Closes: #446160)
* Canonicalize Vcs-Git field.
* Update my email address.

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rsstail_1.8-1+b1_amd64.deb console RSS reader that monitors a feed and outputs new entries
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rsync_3.1.2-2.2_amd64.deb fast, versatile, remote (and local) file-copying tool
rsyncrypto_1.14-1_amd64.deb rsync friendly encryption
rsyslog-czmq_8.39.0-2_amd64.deb ZeroMQ protocol support for rsyslog via CZMQ
rsyslog-doc_8.39.0-1_all.deb documentation for rsyslog
rsyslog-elasticsearch_8.39.0-2_amd64.deb Elasticsearch output plugin for rsyslog
rsyslog-gnutls_8.39.0-2_amd64.deb TLS protocol support for rsyslog
rsyslog-gssapi_8.39.0-2_amd64.deb GSSAPI authentication and encryption support for rsyslog
rsyslog-hiredis_8.39.0-2_amd64.deb Redis output plugin for rsyslog
rsyslog-kafka_8.39.0-2_amd64.deb Apache Kafka support for rsyslog