Forte Agent Newsreader 4.1

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NameForte Agent Newsreader
License Retail
Wine Version0.9.58.
Maintainers of this version:
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News Group (NNTP) reader.
Old test results
The test results for this version are very old, and as such they may not represent the current state of Wine. Please consider submitting a new test report.
Selected Test Results (selected in 'Test Results' table below)

What works
Agent newsreader functionality
-- Retrieve newsgroups
-- Retrieve headers
-- Download files
-- Automatically create appropriate download directories

What does not
Secure NNTP -- SSL over NNTP to port 563.

What was not tested

-- Spam filtering and killfile

-- Email functionality

-- News article posting functionality.

Additional Comments

I didn't try installing it, just copied the Agent directory from my Windows installation. Agent runs fine without registry entries; it only requires the files in its root directory. It'll create everything it needs in the Data subdirectory.
Test Results
DistributionTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?RatingSubmitter
CurrentUbuntu 7.10 "Gutsy" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Mar 28 20080.9.58. N/A Yes Silver an anonymous user 

Known bugs
Bug # Description Status Resolution Other apps affected


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