Dave "Novalis" Turner (novalis) wrote in suggestions,
Dave "Novalis" Turner
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RSS for communities should mention username

Title
RSS for communities should mention username

Short, concise description of the idea
The RSS and atom feeds for communities presently give no information about the user who actually posted to the community; all posts are attributed to the community itself. This should be corrected.

Full description of the idea
The RSS and atom feeds for communities presently give no information about the user who actually posted to the community; all posts are attributed to the community itself. This should be corrected.

An ordered list of benefits
  • -Makes automatic or semi-automatic community moderation and scraping easier.
    -Eliminates the need to (additionally) use the old RSS hack to get names for these purposes.

An ordered list of problems/issues involved
  • More code

An organized list, or a few short paragraphs detailing suggestions for implementation
  • Just hack the rss/atom generators
Tags: communities, community membership, syndication, § implemented
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