Ed Mullen, anyone? newsgroups for mozilla

Discussion in 'Firefox' started by Bob Brown, Jun 19, 2006.

  1. Bob Brown

    Bob Brown Guest

    Ed Mullen OR Someone posted a link to the newsgroups on it's own
    server.

    I tried using it in Agent newsreader and it kept saying "wrong
    username or password" wtf?

    help
     
    Bob Brown, Jun 19, 2006
    #1
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  2. Bob Brown

    gwtc Guest

    Bob Brown wrote:
    > Ed Mullen OR Someone posted a link to the newsgroups on it's own
    > server.
    >
    > I tried using it in Agent newsreader and it kept saying "wrong
    > username or password" wtf?
    >
    > help
    >

    Are these what you're looking for? The don't need any passwords
    whatsoever. If you're talking about the groups on the old secnews
    server, then you need to have SSL enabled and use port 563.


    MOZILLA: The Mozilla Suite (Thunderbird and Firefox users, please
    subscribe to their respective groups!)
    news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.support.mozilla-suite

    The SEAMONKEY project (suite continuation)
    news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.support.seamonkey

    FIREFOX: "Browser only" application.
    news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.support.firefox

    THUNDERBIRD: "eMail only" application.
    news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.support.thunderbird

    All other products
    news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.support.general

    Other Groups of Interest:
    news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.support.webtools
    news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.support.accessibility
    news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.support.bugzilla
    news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.support.calendar
    news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.support.camino

    FOR TESTING THINGS:
    To test anything on your eMailer or Browser (HTML stuff, graphics etc)
    use these Test groups
    news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.test

    Only group which allows non-plaintext posting
    news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.test.multimedia -- this one is on the
    slow side plus its moderated
    snews://secnews.netscape.com:563/netscape.test.multimedia -- real fast
    and not moderated

    NETSCAPE 8: (this is a BROWSER ONLY application - no eMail/News)
    snews://secnews.netscape.com:563/netscape.netscape8.windows

    NETSCAPE 7: NS 7.0 - 7.2
    snews://secnews.netscape.com:563/netscape.netscape7.windows
    snews://secnews.netscape.com:563/netscape.netscape7.macintosh
    snews://secnews.netscape.com:563/netscape.netscape7.unix

    NETSCAPE 6:
    snews://secnews.netscape.com:563/netscape.netscape6.windows
    snews://secnews.netscape.com:563/netscape.netscape6.macintosh
    snews://secnews.netscape.com:563/netscape.netscape6.unix

    Netscape Communicator: (the NG for Netscape 4.** users)
    snews://secnews.netscape.com:563/netscape.communicator
    snews://secnews.netscape.com:563/netscape.communicator.mac
    snews://secnews.netscape.com:563/netscape.communicator.unix

    --
    Funny Things To Do in An Elevator: Tip #3: Offer name tags to everyone
    getting on the elevator. Wear yours upsidedown.
     
    gwtc, Jun 19, 2006
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  3. Bob Brown

    gwtc Guest

    Bob Brown wrote:
    > Ed Mullen OR Someone posted a link to the newsgroups on it's own
    > server.
    >
    > I tried using it in Agent newsreader and it kept saying "wrong
    > username or password" wtf?
    >
    > help
    >

    Are these what you're looking for? The don't need any passwords
    whatsoever. If you're talking about the groups on the old secnews
    server, then you need to have SSL enabled and use port 563.


    MOZILLA: The Mozilla Suite (Thunderbird and Firefox users, please
    subscribe to their respective groups!)
    news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.support.mozilla-suite

    The SEAMONKEY project (suite continuation)
    news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.support.seamonkey

    FIREFOX: "Browser only" application.
    news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.support.firefox

    THUNDERBIRD: "eMail only" application.
    news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.support.thunderbird

    All other products
    news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.support.general

    Other Groups of Interest:
    news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.support.webtools
    news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.support.accessibility
    news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.support.bugzilla
    news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.support.calendar
    news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.support.camino

    FOR TESTING THINGS:
    To test anything on your eMailer or Browser (HTML stuff, graphics etc)
    use these Test groups
    news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.test

    Only group which allows non-plaintext posting
    news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.test.multimedia -- this one is on the
    slow side plus its moderated
    snews://secnews.netscape.com:563/netscape.test.multimedia -- real fast
    and not moderated

    NETSCAPE 8: (this is a BROWSER ONLY application - no eMail/News)
    snews://secnews.netscape.com:563/netscape.netscape8.windows

    NETSCAPE 7: NS 7.0 - 7.2
    snews://secnews.netscape.com:563/netscape.netscape7.windows
    snews://secnews.netscape.com:563/netscape.netscape7.macintosh
    snews://secnews.netscape.com:563/netscape.netscape7.unix

    NETSCAPE 6:
    snews://secnews.netscape.com:563/netscape.netscape6.windows
    snews://secnews.netscape.com:563/netscape.netscape6.macintosh
    snews://secnews.netscape.com:563/netscape.netscape6.unix

    Netscape Communicator: (the NG for Netscape 4.** users)
    snews://secnews.netscape.com:563/netscape.communicator
    snews://secnews.netscape.com:563/netscape.communicator.mac
    snews://secnews.netscape.com:563/netscape.communicator.unix

    --
    Funny Things To Do in An Elevator: Tip #3: Offer name tags to everyone
    getting on the elevator. Wear yours upsidedown.
     
    gwtc, Jun 19, 2006
    #3
  4. Bob Brown

    Bob Brown Guest

    THANK YOU !!!



    On Mon, 19 Jun 2006 14:14:06 -0700, gwtc
    <> wrote:

    >Bob Brown wrote:
    >> Ed Mullen OR Someone posted a link to the newsgroups on it's own
    >> server.
    >>
    >> I tried using it in Agent newsreader and it kept saying "wrong
    >> username or password" wtf?
    >>
    >> help
    >>

    >Are these what you're looking for? The don't need any passwords
    >whatsoever. If you're talking about the groups on the old secnews
    >server, then you need to have SSL enabled and use port 563.
    >
    >
    >MOZILLA: The Mozilla Suite (Thunderbird and Firefox users, please
    >subscribe to their respective groups!)
    >news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.support.mozilla-suite
    >
    >The SEAMONKEY project (suite continuation)
    >news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.support.seamonkey
    >
    >FIREFOX: "Browser only" application.
    >news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.support.firefox
    >
    >THUNDERBIRD: "eMail only" application.
    >news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.support.thunderbird
    >
    >All other products
    >news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.support.general
    >
    >Other Groups of Interest:
    >news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.support.webtools
    >news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.support.accessibility
    >news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.support.bugzilla
    >news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.support.calendar
    >news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.support.camino
    >
    >FOR TESTING THINGS:
    >To test anything on your eMailer or Browser (HTML stuff, graphics etc)
    >use these Test groups
    >news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.test
    >
    >Only group which allows non-plaintext posting
    >news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.test.multimedia -- this one is on the
    >slow side plus its moderated
    >snews://secnews.netscape.com:563/netscape.test.multimedia -- real fast
    >and not moderated
    >
    >NETSCAPE 8: (this is a BROWSER ONLY application - no eMail/News)
    >snews://secnews.netscape.com:563/netscape.netscape8.windows
    >
    >NETSCAPE 7: NS 7.0 - 7.2
    >snews://secnews.netscape.com:563/netscape.netscape7.windows
    >snews://secnews.netscape.com:563/netscape.netscape7.macintosh
    >snews://secnews.netscape.com:563/netscape.netscape7.unix
    >
    >NETSCAPE 6:
    >snews://secnews.netscape.com:563/netscape.netscape6.windows
    >snews://secnews.netscape.com:563/netscape.netscape6.macintosh
    >snews://secnews.netscape.com:563/netscape.netscape6.unix
    >
    >Netscape Communicator: (the NG for Netscape 4.** users)
    >snews://secnews.netscape.com:563/netscape.communicator
    >snews://secnews.netscape.com:563/netscape.communicator.mac
    >snews://secnews.netscape.com:563/netscape.communicator.unix
     
    Bob Brown, Jun 19, 2006
    #4
  5. Bob Brown

    Bob Brown Guest

    THANK YOU !!!



    On Mon, 19 Jun 2006 14:14:06 -0700, gwtc
    <> wrote:

    >Bob Brown wrote:
    >> Ed Mullen OR Someone posted a link to the newsgroups on it's own
    >> server.
    >>
    >> I tried using it in Agent newsreader and it kept saying "wrong
    >> username or password" wtf?
    >>
    >> help
    >>

    >Are these what you're looking for? The don't need any passwords
    >whatsoever. If you're talking about the groups on the old secnews
    >server, then you need to have SSL enabled and use port 563.
    >
    >
    >MOZILLA: The Mozilla Suite (Thunderbird and Firefox users, please
    >subscribe to their respective groups!)
    >news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.support.mozilla-suite
    >
    >The SEAMONKEY project (suite continuation)
    >news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.support.seamonkey
    >
    >FIREFOX: "Browser only" application.
    >news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.support.firefox
    >
    >THUNDERBIRD: "eMail only" application.
    >news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.support.thunderbird
    >
    >All other products
    >news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.support.general
    >
    >Other Groups of Interest:
    >news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.support.webtools
    >news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.support.accessibility
    >news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.support.bugzilla
    >news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.support.calendar
    >news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.support.camino
    >
    >FOR TESTING THINGS:
    >To test anything on your eMailer or Browser (HTML stuff, graphics etc)
    >use these Test groups
    >news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.test
    >
    >Only group which allows non-plaintext posting
    >news://news.mozilla.org/mozilla.test.multimedia -- this one is on the
    >slow side plus its moderated
    >snews://secnews.netscape.com:563/netscape.test.multimedia -- real fast
    >and not moderated
    >
    >NETSCAPE 8: (this is a BROWSER ONLY application - no eMail/News)
    >snews://secnews.netscape.com:563/netscape.netscape8.windows
    >
    >NETSCAPE 7: NS 7.0 - 7.2
    >snews://secnews.netscape.com:563/netscape.netscape7.windows
    >snews://secnews.netscape.com:563/netscape.netscape7.macintosh
    >snews://secnews.netscape.com:563/netscape.netscape7.unix
    >
    >NETSCAPE 6:
    >snews://secnews.netscape.com:563/netscape.netscape6.windows
    >snews://secnews.netscape.com:563/netscape.netscape6.macintosh
    >snews://secnews.netscape.com:563/netscape.netscape6.unix
    >
    >Netscape Communicator: (the NG for Netscape 4.** users)
    >snews://secnews.netscape.com:563/netscape.communicator
    >snews://secnews.netscape.com:563/netscape.communicator.mac
    >snews://secnews.netscape.com:563/netscape.communicator.unix
     
    Bob Brown, Jun 19, 2006
    #5
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