Re: Ximian Red Carpet uses an RSS 1.0 nearly-like
- Edd Dumbill <edd@...> wrote:
> For those on RSS-DEV who don't know, Red Carpet is a new GNOME basedThanks to Edd for helping bring us together. I'd be happy to lend assistance
> package installer. For those on Red Carpet list who don't know, RSS 1.0
> is an XML/RDF application and community-led specification for
> representing "headline channels" like the News section in Red Carpet.
in getting Red Carpet up to 1.0 if need be, and we'd be happy to help with
any problems you might have.
I hope that we can work together,
[ Aaron Swartz | me@... | http://www.aaronsw.com ]
Kudos to Edd for discovering this common ground!
I wrote this up in a Weblog at
A nip and tuck and the odd rdf:about later had an RSS 1.0 version Red
Carpet's parser shouldn't have any trouble chewing...
<title>Ximian Red Carpet News</title>
<description>Ximian Red Carpet News</description>
<rdf:li resource="http://www.ximian.com/evolution/" />
<title>Ximian Evolution Snapshots Now Available Through Red
<rc:summary>Daily builds of Ximian Evolution and associated libraries
are now available through Red Carpet.</rc:summary>
Anyone from Red Carpet care to give this a whirl?
> While tinkering, I found Red Carpet made use of this file:
> This is very similar to RSS 1.0 <http://purl.org/rss/> but isn't quite.
> It would make some kind of sense for folks in each project to get to
> know each other--RSS 1.0 could benefit Red Carpet, and also Red Carpet
> could provide some valuable use-case input to RSS 1.0.
> -- Edd