newsboat - RSS/Atom Feed Reader for Text Terminals

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Leap 15.0
Repository openSUSE Network Utilities all
Package name newsboat
Package version 2.12
Package release lp150.11.1
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Installed size 3.12 MB
Download size 817.89 KB
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Newsboat is an RSS/Atom feedreader. RSS and Atom are a number of
widely-used XML formats to transmit, publish and syndicate articles,
for example news or blog articles. Newsboat is designed to be used on
text terminals.


Package Version Architecture Repository
newsboat-2.11.1-lp150.1.4.x86_64.rpm 2.11.1 x86_64 openSUSE Oss
newsboat - - -


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Name Value
newsbeuter = 2.12
newsboat = 2.12-lp150.11.1
newsboat(x86-64) = 2.12-lp150.11.1


Name Value
newsbeuter <= 2.9


Type URL
Binary Package newsboat-2.12-lp150.11.1.x86_64.rpm
Source Package newsboat-2.12-lp150.11.1.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Add the openSUSE Network Utilities repository:
    # zypper addrepo opensuse-network-utilities
  2. Install newsboat rpm package:
    # zypper install newsboat




2018-06-25 -
- Update to 2.12:
* Ability to override path to pkg-config (Ali Lown)
* Socket support in filebrowser (Sebastian Rakel)
* ls --classify-like formatting for filenames in filebrowser (Sebastian Rakel)
* Ability to sort feedlist by last update (TwilightSpectre) (#191[1])
* :q as alternative to :quit (Franz K├Ânig)
* Support for open-in-browser in URL dialog, thus fixing many
user macros in that dialog (Felix Viernickel) (#194[2])
* "Author" field for items fetched from Newsblur (Chris Nehren)
* Coding style, mostly enforced through clang-format. Non-enforceable things
are documented in docs/code-style.markdown (Alexander Batischev)
* A check in bind-key that will now throw an error on binding to
a non-existent operation (Nikos Tsipinakis)
* The markup in docs, to be consistent throughout (Lysander Trischler)
* HTTP to HTTPS in communication with The Old Reader (Richard Quirk)
* Translations: Russian, Ukrainian (Alexander Batischev),
Italian (Francesco Ariis)
* Colors for unread items in all contributed colorschemes (@sandersantema[4])
* Segfaults in dialogs view when swap-title-and-hints is enabled (Alexander
Batischev) (#168[6])
* Typo in JSON field name in TT-RSS API (Sebastian Rakel) (#177[7])
* Filebrowser displaying "d" filetype for everything but regular files
(Sebastian Rakel) (#184[8])
* TT-RSS relogin (Sebastian Rakel)
* Internal HTML renderer not stripping whitespace in front of text (Alexander
Batischev) (#204[9])
* Podboat breaking if XDG data dir already exists (Alexander Batischev)
* Makefile failing if user overrode ls somehow (Alexander Batischev)
* Various problems found by clang-analyzer and Coverity Scan (Alexander
2018-03-31 -
- Update to 2.11.1:
* If built from the tarball, Newsboat 2.11 reported its
version as 2.10.2.
2018-03-26 -
- Update to 2.11:
* Podboat adds ".part" suffix of the files it currently downloads
* Support for `CURL_CA_BUNDLE` environment variable
* Fix unwanted logging to stdout on `--export-to-opml`
* New command: `mark-all-above-as-read`
* See
- Remove newsboat-2.10.2-json-c-size_t.patch: upstreamed
- Remove newsboat-nonexec-man.patch: upstreamed
- Rebase newsbeuter-makefile.patch
2018-01-18 -
- Add newsboat-2.10.2-json-c-size_t.patch: make work with json-c 0.13
2017-12-29 -
- Limit description to the openSUSE package context - replace
by description from documentation.
2017-12-28 -
- Update to version 2.10.2
* Added
- HTML anchors for all config commands in docs. You can now
link to each command separately
- Support for Inoreader
- Slovak translation
* Changed
- Enqueue last audio enclosure
- text-width doesn't apply if it's bigger than terminal width
- Translations: German, Russian, Ukrainian
* Removed
- Build dependency on Perl
- Test dependency on bc
* Fixed
- Do not create XDG data dir if not using XDG
- When used with Newsblur, check on startup if cookie-cache
exists or can be created, because integration doesn't work
without cookies
- Builds on AARCH64 and ARMHF
- Only show an error message once when unknown option is
- License header used to say it's MIT/X Consortium License,
whereas in reality it's a MIT License
- Cross-compilation made possible by conditionally assigning
to RANLIB and AR in Makefile
- Cookies actually get persisted
- CJK text is wrapped at correct code-point boundaries
- Don't segfault if error-log points to non-existent file
- Spanish translation
- add newsboat-nonexec-man.patch
- this removes executable bits from the man pages
- rebase newsbeuter-makefile.patch
- remove newsbeuter-ncurses6.patch
- fixed upstream in 317451791b950d7a48b7837995e45efb17ac6b15
- add dependency on asciidoc
- man pages and docs are now packaged

See Also

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nmcli-dmenu-1.0.0-lp150.1.1.noarch.rpm Control NetworkManager via dmenu
nmon-16g-lp150.26.1.x86_64.rpm Performance Monitor
nping-7.70-lp150.96.1.x86_64.rpm Packet generator
ntpclient-2010_365-lp150.1.1.x86_64.rpm NTP Client
nuttcp-7.3.3-lp150.1.1.x86_64.rpm Network performance measurement tool
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opendchub-0.8.3-lp150.16.1.x86_64.rpm DirectConnect++ Hub Server
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openslp-devel-2.0.0-lp150.444.1.x86_64.rpm OpenSLP Development SDK
openslp-server-2.0.0-lp150.444.1.x86_64.rpm The OpenSLP Implementation of the Service Location Protocol V2