feeder is a free software newsfeeds aggregator.
I wrote it solely for my personal needs, so currently probably there is
some hard-code in the scripts.
My experience was heavily based on Newsboat
reader, that unfortunately was rewritten on Rust, so I had to use its
old version. I also saw
that tries to reuse many already existing tools (like
be suckless and Unix-friendly,
but failed somewhere during the try, and asked myself if it is really so
hard to make that kind of software. It was written in less than a day,
completely replacing Newsboat, with much higher performance and great
Its architecture is very simple:
parses and converts feed’s items to mail messages stored inside
But of course it has its price: original feed data, its Base64-encoded
copy in mailbox and another copy in
mu’s Xapian database.
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