hnsh is a way of reading Hacker News from the command-line
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README.md

hnsh

hnsh

hnsh lets you browse and read Hacker News from the shell.

Features

  • Get stories from HN.
  • Keep track of your HN karma.
  • Keep track of which stories you've already read.

Use

Download the source, then fire up a terminal window. Navigate to the folder containing hnsh.py, and run

$ python hnsh.py

(or just hnsh.py if you're on Windows).

See man.txt for a full list of commands and their meanings.