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From "robert burrell donkin" <robertburrelldon...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: atom feeds for projects
Date Mon, 03 Jul 2006 11:30:09 GMT
On 7/2/06, Sam Ruby <rubys@apache.org> wrote:
>
> robert burrell donkin wrote:
> > the mailing list archives at apache run on mod_mbox which also supplies
> > atom
> > feeds for these lists. i've added the feed from general to the front
> page
> > and think it'd be cool to add feeds to the pages in projects as well.
> since
> > the focus of  podlings should be recruiting developers (not users) i'm
> > thinking of adding feeds to the dev lists.
> >
> > opinions?
> >
> > volunteers?
>
> Just be aware that the feeds produced are rarely well formed XML, mostly
> due to encoding issues.  For example: http://tinyurl.com/h5f7t
>
> I tried to submit a patch based on my limited understanding of the code,
> and was told that my patch wasn't acceptable, and that XML parsers that
> require well-formedness were broken anyway -- despite that being
> explicitly what the spec requires.
>
> I'd be willing to try again, but only if there was active interest in
> actually fixing the problem.


IMO we should fix the feed but i'm not involved with mod_mbox (or httpd).
anyone who is want to jump in here?

- robert

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