Network News Info
Network News (or Usenet) is a conferencing system on the Internet.
Here is the main top level of the news groups.
The usenet hierarchy is a hodge-podge resulting from just a few years
of evolution. Its anarchistic bureaucracy slows the process down, and
major reorganizations are all but impossible. Perhaps HyperNews will facilitate faster
A gateway between HyperNews and Usenet News is possible. See
discusion in the future
The following should be in subarticles.
General information about Usenet
How to post
Usenet software and sites
Information available on Usenet
Usenet Hierarchies on the Web
Generally you cannot use these servers to read news. If anything, you
will read news on the server specified by your NNTP variable.