newsbeuter - text mode rss feed reader with podcast support

Distribution: Debian Sid
Repository: Debian Main i386
Package name: newsbeuter
Package version: 2.9
Package release: 7
Package architecture: i386
Package type: deb
Installed size: 2.26 KB
Download size: 593.27 KB
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    Binary package: newsbeuter_2.9-7_i386.deb
    Source package: newsbeuter

    Install Howto

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


    2017-09-17 - Nikos Tsipinakis <> newsbeuter (2.9-7) unstable; urgency=high * Fix CVE-2017-14500 (Closes: #876004) * Update copyright year * Bump standards to 4.0.1 + Updated copyright-format URL to https as per policy 4.0.0 * Dropped version contraint in libstfl-dev dependency (No older versions in the archive

    2017-01-12 - Nikos Tsipinakis <> newsbeuter (2.9-6) unstable; urgency=high * Fix RCE vulnerability on bookmark (CVE-2017-12904) * Use pkg-config to test for ncursesw. Closes: #850734 * Link binaries deterministically in order to build reproducibly * debian/patches + Update DEP-3 headers

    2016-12-27 - Nikos Tsipinakis <> newsbeuter (2.9-5) unstable; urgency=medium * Refreshed patches. * Remove unnecessary code in d/rules. * Add doc-base registration for the docs. * Use dh_installdocs to install the contrib directory. Added patches: * 21-parse-h5-h6-html-headers.patch: Fix h5 and h6 html elements not being parsed correctly.

    2016-10-28 - Nikos Tsipinakis <> newsbeuter (2.9-4) unstable; urgency=medium * debian/patches: + 01-typos.patch: Fix typos. + 02-new-issue-tracker.patch: Update docs to reference the new issue tracker. + Rename podbeuter-segfault-fix -> 03-podbeuter-segfault-fix.patch + 04-cache-deletion-with-one-feed.patch: Fix a bug deleting the cache if there's only one feed in the urls file. + Rename fix-memory-leak -> 05-fix-memory-leak.patch + Rename fix-highlight -> 06-fix-highlight.patch + 07-json-object-get.patch: Replace deprecated json_object_get calls. + 08-feeds-marked-unread.patch: Fix a bug that occasionally marks entire feeds unread. + 09-config-parser-off-by-one.patch: Fix an off-by-one error in the configparser sometimes breaking the highlight option. + 10-a2x-warnings.patch: Fix a2x warnings when compiling the documentation. + 11-query-feed-tokenization.patch: Fix ranges in query feeds. + 12-highlight-article-priority.patch: Fix priority of highlight-article so it works with unread items. + 13-dont-include-compilation-time.patch: Don't use __DATE__ and __TIME__ to allow for reproducible builds. + 14-handle-url-files-lacking-eol.patch: Fix newsbeuter not properly handling urls file without an EOL character at the end. + 15-dont-skip-ignored.patch: Don't skip items while applying ignore rules. + 16-fix-invalid-pointers.patch: Fix a use after free in the rss parser. + 17-dont-ignore-self-closing-tags.patch: Don't ignore self closing tags in the HTML parser. + 18-ssl-verify.patch: Newsbeuter's behaviour was to skip all SSL certificate verification, this patch enables verification by default and adds an ssl-verify option to disable it if required. + 19-clean-doc.patch: Uncomment clean-doc target and set it as a prerequisite to the clean target. + 20-prevent-http-header-reset.patch: Fix a bug that reset the HTTP headers breaking remote APIs. + doc/101-macro-example.patch: Fix incorrect example macro in the docs. + doc/102-color-config-example.patch: Show the actual commands in the default colour config example. + l10n/201-german-l10n-revision.patch: Revise the German translation. + Rename translation-fix.patch -> l10n/202-translation-fix.patch * debian/rules + Rebuild the docs before compiling. + Copy the entire contrib/ directory to usr/share/doc/newsbeuter, not just a few files. * debian/control + Add Build-Deps required to build the docs: asciidoc, libxml2-utils, xsltproc, docbook-xml, docbook-xsl * Bump standards to 3.9.8

    2016-04-02 - Nikos Tsipinakis <> newsbeuter (2.9-3) unstable; urgency=medium * Fix memory leak. (Closes: #776728) * Migrate to debhelper. * Update homepage and watch file to use SSL. * Added current maintainer to the copyright file.

    2016-03-13 - Nikos Tsipinakis <> newsbeuter (2.9-2) unstable; urgency=low * Completely removed newsbeuter-dbg from debian/control.