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05-08-2006, 05:06 PM
It appears the RSS Feeds have differing discriptor for content, some use <description> others use <content:encoded> or just <content> in the xml feed. The RSS Scroller only reads <description>.

Where and how can the scripts be modified to read RRS feeds like VBulletin Board RSS feeds that have the following format? THANKS!


- <item>
<title>How Many Miles</title>
- <content:encoded>
- <![CDATA[ I was wondering, how many miles can one expext to put on a Hudson. It would be great to here stories of people with the cars and lifetime Mileage. My Dad had 4 Stepdowns. He drove them all over 100,000 miles. He had a 51 super six stick with overdrive that he put 125,000 on before he got rid of it....
<guid isPermaLink="false">http://www.classiccar.com/forums/showthread.php?t=5796</guid>

05-08-2006, 11:34 PM
Hmmm such changes will need to be done inside LastRSS.php (http://lastrss.webdot.cz/) to get it to recognize non <description> elements, the parser all the RSS scripts on DD use to parse a RSS feed. You'll need to be familar with PHP unfortunately to do this.