Re: Scripts RSS feed bug report
- On 2006-03-21, Gary Johnson <garyjohn@...> wrote:
> On 2006-03-21, Peter Slizik <peter.slizik@...> wrote:I don't know what changed, but some of these problems appear to be
> > > [2006-01-25] The feed for Vim tips existed for some time already. Now there
> > > also is a feed for scripts. On the scripts index page you should see the RSS
> > > logo. This uses Atom instead of RSS 2.0, hopefully it works just as well.
> > Well, it doesn't work for me :)
> > Using Mozilla Firefox 1.0.7 under Linux.
> > (Error msg: Live Bookmark feed failed to load.)
> > The Tips feed works without any problems.
> I had the same problem, reported here some weeks ago. It was fixed
> by upgrading to Firefox 188.8.131.52. However, having Firefox manage my
> RSS feeds didn't really meet my needs, so I've been using Bloglines
> (ww.bloglines.com). This works OK for scripts, but not for tips: I
> see the current tips when I subscribe, but I never see any new tips.
> The scripts feed doesn't work the way it should, either. I see the
> summaries of the new scripts, but when I click on a script link,
> which should open a page at vim.sf.net, I just get a mostly-empty
> Bloglines page with a "vim online: scripts" link at the top.
> Clicking on this link just redisplays the same page.
> I don't know if these are problems with Bloglines or with vim's RSS
> feeds, but I don't have any of these problems with any of the other
> 17 feeds to which I subscribe.
fixed. The Vim Tips feed works fine now: I see new tips and when I
click on a particular tip link in the Bloglines summary, a new
browser tab opens to the tip's page at vim.sf.net. Bloglines still
does not open the "vim online: scripts" links correctly, however.
Gary Johnson | Agilent Technologies
garyjohn@... | Wireless Division
| Spokane, Washington, USA