Project info for Scoop

Share This Created 26 Feb 2000 at 11:43 UTC by kuro5hin, last modified 18 Aug 2000 at 00:40 UTC by bmetzler.


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Scoop is a mod_perl based weblog system that seeks to provide a self-regulating news and discussion forum. Layout and operation wise, it's very similar to Slash. Scoop is fully managed through a web backend, and supports user accounts, story submission, moderation of submitted stories by users (community posting, basically), and a comment rating system. You can try it out in a "production" (ha!) environment at

License: GPL

This project has the following developers:

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If you're a C programmer with some spare time, take a look at the mod_virgule project page and help us with one of the tasks on the ToDo list!

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