[Project_owners] feed:// URLs?

Neil neil at parkwaycc.co.uk
Tue Dec 11 07:02:27 PST 2007


Eric H. Jung wrote:

>Are feed:// URLs supposed to be handled internally by firefox and not result in a new HTTP request
>when followed? If so, how are feed URLs generated (I don't see websites using them AFAIK).
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My understanding is that they are generated internally by feed discovery 
to ensure that the feed is handled by Firefox. Otherwise you're at the 
mercy of the feed sniffer.


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