Where's the friggin RSS?
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11-27-2009, 08:05 PM
Join Date: Apr 2007
To quote the vBulletin manual page on this subject:
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These feeds are available in XML, RSS .91, RSS 1.0 and RSS 2.0 so it should fit a wide variety of readers. The system defaults to RSS 2.0 so if you leave off the type, that is what you get. RSS 1.0 and 2.0 feeds will include HTML markup and attachments unless &nohtml=1 is added to the feed url. Many aggregates support HTML markup and so posts will appear close to how they would appear when viewed on the forum.
The URLS to access these feeds are:
XML - www.yourdomain.com/forumpath/external.php?
RSS - www.yourdomain.com/forumpath/external.php?
RSS 1.0 - www.yourdomain.com/forumpath/external.php?
RSS 2.0 - www.yourdomain.com/forumpath/external.php?
You can refine the listings by specifying forumids in the path. For multiple forums separate them with a comma. This will limit the feed to the specified forums only. (Below example uses xml as type, but it works with rss, rss2, and js too)
Threads will be returned in descending order based on the date of their creation. Description information will be returned from the first post of the thread.
is added to the feed URL, threads will be returned in descending order based on the date of the last post of the thread. Description information will be returned from the last post of the thread.
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