[Project_owners] New download file RSS feed

Eric H. Jung eric.jung at yahoo.com
Thu Dec 6 08:03:24 PST 2007


--- "Michael Vincent van Rantwijk, MultiZilla" <mv_van_rantwijk at yahoo.com> wrote:

> David Boswell wrote:
> >> This delay will only work for the downloads feed, so there won't be a
> > 
> >> automatic 'grace period' because the CVS commit will in fact still
> >> show up in the CVS commit feed, right?
> >>
> >> So; should people disable the CVS commit feed now, this to prevent 
> >> people from downloading within this 4 hours period?
> > 
> > Would it solve the problem if the CVS feed ignored the download
> > directory?    
> > 
> > David
> 
> Yes, or expect end-users to misuse this grace period; because they 
> prolly don't care, they just want the latest software yesterday ;)
> 

Perhaps this new RSS feed should be OFF by default instead of ON by default?




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