PHP News Reader v2.6.3

Release Date: 2005/09/22
PHP News Reader - URL Rewriting with Apache/mod_rewrite
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URL Rewrite Function (first appeared in PHP News Reader v2.2.0)
URL Rewrite is a cool function that make the link more readable, and this is also known as a search-engine friendly feature.

For example, the link to read an article is: If you enable the URL rewriting, the link will become: With pnews version greater than v2.2.1 and if is your default news server, the link even becomes shorter:

PHP News Reader includes an access control file ".htaccess" to do the transformation for you.

To enable URL Rewrite, you need: For more information about Apache's mod_rewrite, visit for details.

Check the Installation Manual for other configuration parameters.

PHP News Reader v2.6.3 (C) 2001-2005 - Shen Cheng-Da