If you successfully move the point to a desired newsgroup, you can
select the newsgroup to read articles by typing SPC
gnus-Group-read-group) or =
gnus-Group-select-group) on that line.
gnus-Group-select-group). No article is selected automatically.
To prevent automatic selection of the first unread article even when
the newsgroup is selected by the command SPC
gnus-Group-read-group), set the variable
nil. If you want to change the
value of the variable according to the selected newsgroups, set the
variable in the hook
If unread articles are contained in a selected newsgroup, they become
ready to be read. Otherwise, all articles in the newsgroup become ready
to be read. All articles in a newsgroup can be selected unconditionally
by giving a prefix argument to the commands SPC and =
If the number of articles being selected is larger than the variable
gnus-large-newsgroup, the number of articles actually selected is
asked for. If the given value n is positive, the last n
articles will be selected. If n is negative, the first n
articles will be selected. An empty string means to select all
See section Common Variables, and see section Function Hooks, for more information on customization.