Well, just install ang get this:

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zpro
2006-10-28
2013-03-21
  • zpro
    zpro
    2006-10-28

    type in this command:

    nget -a -Tr

    and get back this:
    <snip>

    n << AUTHINFO PASS *
    n >> 281 Ok
    n << NEWGROUPS 20061028 014217 GMT
    n >> 231 New newsgroups follow.
    Retrieving group list: 0 0B/s 0s
    n << LIST NEWSGROUPS
    n >> 215 descriptions in form "group description"
    Retrieving group descriptions: 67243 936783B/s 2s
    POPT_ERROR_NOARG: -Tr
    n << QUIT
    OK: 1 grouplist ERRORS: 1 user

    </snip>

    Okay, so what is this errors ???, then it quits..
    thanks -

     
    • It's saying that "-r" requires an argument. If you want to see the whole newsgroup list, try

        nget -AT -r . | less

      Note the dot "." (the wildcard in regexp-speak).