August 15, 2003 - New Release: - "Fair and Balanced"

What is Pan?

Pan is a newsreader which attempts to be pleasing to both new and experienced users. In addition to the standard newsreader features, Pan also supports yEnc, offline newsreading, article filtering, multiple connections, and more features for power users and alt.binaries fans.

It's also the only Unix newsreader to get a perfect score on the Good Net-Keeping Seal of Approval evaluations.


This is a small release to let the general public test out bugfixes to a couple of showstoppers that were found in

Changes since

Soren Boll Overgaard
The "View|Abbreviate Names in Group Pane" button shouldn't abbreviate single-word newsgroup names.
K. Haley Improvements for using on Windows.

Bug Fixes
Adam Huffman
Fixed bug that could corrupt config.xml files when upgrading to
K. Haley
Michael Van Biesbrouck
Fixed bug that corrupted saved article headers on the Windows build of Pan.
Jakob Breivik Grimstveit
Fixed bug that prevented user selection of which headers to show in the Body pane.
Pan Team
Fixed tyop that gave external apps the wrong keyname in config.xml.
Fixed minor labeling bug in "Edit|Preferences|Layout".
Pan Team
Fixed minor memory leak.