[Project_owners] Should mozdev.org generate an updates.rdf file for our projects?

Michael Vincent van Rantwijk, MultiZilla mv_van_rantwijk at yahoo.com
Fri Dec 7 09:19:29 PST 2007


Neil wrote:
> Brian King wrote:
> 
>> Eric H. Jung wrote:
>>
>>> I'm curious why you keep referring to update.rdf as a "feed" and not 
>>> a file?
>>
>> I was confused by this too.
>>
>> I think Doug *does* mean that this is a feed of XPI updates on Mozdev. 
>> It is just an unfortunate naming conincidence with the file for 
>> actually updating an add-on, which most call update.rdf. Perhaps 
>> Doug's feed could change to a different name, e.g. xpi-updates.rdf.
> 
> Surely if he meant an RSS feed it would be named update.html ;-)

Why would anyone use a .html file extension for anything but HTML?

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Michael Vincent van Rantwijk
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- iPhone Application Developer



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