Yes, this page is ugly. I'm hacking code here, not building a
corporate web "presence"! This page will change, especially during
Feel free to send me criticism, adoration, patches and comments. My email address is at the bottom of this page. The code is licensed under the GNU GPL.
This is a Ruby module for accessing the NearlyFreeSpeech.NET API in a fairly Ruby-esque way. There is RDoc documentation available.
1 and 2 are all available on the NFSN shell/CGI server,
so you can just play with it there.
3 requires you to send a SSR (Secure Support Request).
4 is not a complete script, just a proof-of-concept.
The authentication timestamp is out of range, you should set up NTP on your computer because the clocks of the NFSN API server and your other computer need to be synchronised to within 5 seconds.
David Symonds <firstname.lastname@example.org> $Id: index.html 31 2007-01-07 04:43:23Z ds $