Topic Path: Symbol Reference > Classes > TIdNNTP Class

Implements an NNTP client.

TIdNNTP = class(TIdMessageClient);

TIdNNTP is a TIdMessageClient descendant that implements a client or newsreader based on the Network News Transfer Protocol (NNTP), as described in the Internet Standards documents: 

RFC 977 - Network News Transfer Protocol  

RFC 2980 - Common NNTP Extensions  

NNTP is used for distributing messages publicly to central locations on a network. 

For additional information related to using the NNTP protocol, please refer to the following resources: 

Read This Before You Write a Newsreader  

RFC 1036 - Standard for interchange of USENET messages  

FAQ: Overview database / NOV General Information  

FAQ about the TIN newsreader  

[] trn newsreader FAQ Basic  

[] trn newsreader FAQ Advanced  

RFC 1731 - IMAP4 Authentication Mechanisms  

RFC 1305 - Network Time Protocol (Version 3), Specification, Implementation and Analysis  

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