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Mod Name:
NNTP Syndicate
Created By:
First Created:
March 05, 2007, 10:15:11 PM
Last Modified:
September 22, 2008, 12:16:39 AM
Latest Version:
Compatible With:
1.1.2, 1.1.3, 1.1.4, 1.1.5, 1.1.6
Total Downloads:

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Manual Install Instructions for SMF


This mod allows you to have new topics on your forum syndicated to one or more NNTP newsgroups.


Version 1.5

  • Updated file versioning to work w/ SMF 1.1.6.
  • Same functionality as version 1.4.

Version 1.4
  • Updated and added a few functions to remove all numbers from the post's subject and shorten the post's subject (if necessary) to a maximum of 25 characters.  This is necessary as many NNTP servers look negatively upon posts with these characteristics.
  • Same functionality as version 1.3.

Version 1.3
  • Updated a few functions so that the NNTP post more accurately reflects the SMF post.
  • Same functionality as version 1.2.

Version 1.2
  • Updated file versioning to work w/ SMF 1.1.5.
  • Same functionality as version 1.1.

Version 1.1
  • Updated file versioning to work w/ SMF 1.1.4.
  • Same functionality as version 1.0.

Version 1.0
  • Updated file versioning to work w/ SMF 1.1.3.
  • Same functionality as version 0.1.

Version 0.1
  • Enable/disable the entire NNTP Syndicate system with ease.
  • Post to an open news server (port 119) or secure news server (port 563 w/ authentication).
  • Each board may post to it's own set of newsgroup(s).
  • Customize the text used when posting to the newsgroup.  Allows you to embed the subject, body and/or link of the forum topic into the post.

If you have questions or comments about this mod please discuss in the dedicated topic on the SMF forums.