In this tutorial “Uploading to Usenet Ubuntu command line” im going to explain how to upload to usenet with the command line.
Install software to upload to Usenet
install requirements software. For uploading, and for making RAR and PAR files.
sudo apt-get install par2 newspost rar
Make rar files
Make rar files.
rar a “the name of the rar files” -v50m -m0 “/home/example/upload/”*
v50m Makes 50mb rar files.
-m0 Compressie level. 0 is save. 3 is standard. 5 is best.
/home/example/upload all files in this map are rared.
Make par files
This is the command to make par files.
par2create -r5 -n8 “name of par file” /home/voorbeeld/upload/*.rar*
-r5 Is how much per cent. So in this case it is 5%.
-n8 is how many par files. So in this case its 8.
” /home/example/upload/*.rar* Select all files that ends with .rar
Posting to Usenet
Now we are going to upload to Usenet.
newspost -i upload.server.com -u username -p password -f [email protected] -n alt.binaries.moovee -y -s “topic” “/home/example/upload/*.part*” “/home/example/upload/*.par*”
Every thing in folder /home/example/upload/ is uploaded to usenet in the group alt.binaries.moovee