Author: Willy Goiffon <email@example.com>
Date: Sun, 20 Sep 2020 00:05:49 +0200
Remove README parts about writing the gopher index
1 file changed, 7 insertions(+), 10 deletions(-)
diff --git a/README b/README
@@ -2,18 +2,15 @@ scribo
Email-based phlog generator.
-Upon receiving an email, a new log entry is created, and a gopher index
-file generated from the list of files already present.
-All you need to create a new phlog entry, is to send an email !
+Publish gopher notes just by sending an email !
scribo(1) is meant to be called by an SMTP daemon, preferably from an
-aliases(5) file. The emails are then passed to the program on STDIN,
-which will in turn write its output files (log entry + gopher index)
-to a specific directory.
+aliases(5), or forward(5) file. The emails are then passed to the
+program on STDIN, which will in turn write the log entry to the specified
-The log entries are written in a file derived from the "Subject" and
-timestamped at end of file, based on the "Date" header.
+The filename is derived from the "Subject" header, and timestamped at
+end of file, based on the "Date" header.
@@ -29,7 +26,7 @@ The below commands are provided as a quick introduction.
Add the following to you aliases(5) file:
- firstname.lastname@example.org |/usr/local/bin/scribo -b /var/gopher -o index.gph
+ email@example.com |/usr/local/bin/scribo -b /var/gopher
Only process email sent from a specific address: