Canard is an open source, terminal-based RSS reader that was initially developed for Journalist and supports displaying full-length articles with inline ASCII images.
Canard. A command line TUI client for the Journalist RSS aggregator.
Note: Canard is not compatible with Journalist v1.0.0 or newer and will soon be merged into Neon Modem Overdrive! Neon Modem will support Journalist v1.0.0 and newer.
Download a binary from the releases page.
Or build it yourself (requires Go 1.16+):
Export the following environment variables first:
export CANARD_API_URL="http://YOUR-JOURNALIST-SERVER:8000/fever/" export CANARD_API_KEY="YOUR-JOURNALIST-API-KEY" export GLAMOUR_STYLE="dark"
CANARD_API_KEY is the Journalist
username:password string as MD5
hash. If you’re using Journalist in it’s default configuration (
then you can simply set
In case you have different users/passwords, run
echo -n "username:password" | md5sum to retrieve the hash.
GLAMOUR_STYLE defines how the articles are being rendered, see
glamour for more info.
Please make sure you’re running the latest version of
This is a list of supported keyboard shortcuts.
Scroll list/reader in either direction by one line
Scroll list/reader in either direction by one page
Scroll list/reader in either direction by half a page
Scroll list/reader to the very top/bottom
While in reader, close reader; While in list, quit Canard
Open feed switcher
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