[syndication] Re: [RSS-DEV] Cross-Site Unique ID Formats? And ID Debating...
>> a Microsoft COM GUID. These are 128 bits long and are, as the docsHmmm... that's not a bad idea.
>> "unique to a high degree of certainty." It would be cool if this
>> was included somewhere within the RSS <channel> tag, and if there
>for the feed at http://www.scripting.com. Just take an MD5 hash of
>the URL "http://www.scripting.com". You get back a 128-bit number,
>and you are more likely to get hit by meteors twice in the same spot
>than that someone else's feed will have the same unique ID. Now if
How do other people feel about md5-ing the xmlUrl?
| (@ \
__| <\/> |____. Here we have Head-Wound Morbus who discovers
| |------| | that flesh objects in motion tend to stay
|_ |______|_ __| in motion until they hit metal and bleed.
-05--- <\/> ---- <http://www.disobey.com/> --- Bad Ascii, Short Notice ----