[dev-context] Re: texshow-web rss feed added

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Wed Oct 27 12:29:39 CEST 2004


Patrick Gundlach wrote:

> I don't really understand (I am very new to RSS): one can insert time
> stamps in RSS 0.91 (<pubDate>), and RSS 1.0 doesn't need a timestamp (?).

so, what do we do: .91 and pubDate?

> What use is a timestamp for, anyhow? (besides the user knowing when
> the entry dates?)

one can for instance decide to automatically download

btw, is the 15 entries indeed a limit? i see feeds with much more

Hans


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