[resolved] RSS, updated entries not shown as updated (4 posts)

  1. Anonymous
    Posted 12 years ago #

    I noticed something wrong with syndication in version .72.
    If an entry is edited, the feed is not seen as updated by aggregators since WP sends a '304 Not Modified' header.
    The problem is, there is no 'modification_date' field in the database, and the RSS scripts only check if a new article has been posted, NOT modified.
    BTW my WP-powered site is live at http://www.echodutrient.ch/

  2. JackSim
    Posted 12 years ago #

    Does anybody care? ;-)

  3. otaku42
    Posted 12 years ago #

    Yep, your report has been heared. Some changes are on their way, but it might take some time until they are usable at all.

  4. Alex King
    Posted 12 years ago #

    This bugged me too and is the reason I didn't put the same technique into the Comments RSS feed (If you delete comment SPAM, you want it gone *now*). A work-around for the time being is to change the last post time by 1 second.

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