[OSM-dev] would it be possible to have language specified in atom (and maybe rss2) feeds of blogs.openstreetmap.org?

Ken Guest ken at linux.ie
Sun May 8 14:44:47 BST 2011

On Sun, May 8, 2011 at 2:22 PM, Matt Williams <lists at milliams.com> wrote:
> On 8 May 2011 15:10, Ken Guest <ken at linux.ie> wrote:
>> Hi,
>> Would it be possible to have the rss/atom feeds include which language
>> the aggregated blog entries are written in (as specified by the author
>> when tapping in an entry at http://www.openstreetmap.org/diary/new) -
>> looking at the source xml for the
>> http://blogs.openstreetmap.org/atom.xml feed at the least the xml:lang
>> attribute set to english.
>> This would be useful at the least so that anything which takes a feed
>> and reposts them to twitter/facebook/etc can filter out entries by
>> language and not seem to be 'spamming' in every language under the
>> sun!
>> Just as a small plug, I'm using http://rss.me (which is a free service
>> from my employers) to post those blog entries to identi.ca, facebook
>> and linkedin.
> There are separate feeds for each language. For example
> http://www.openstreetmap.org/diary/en/rss

Super - thanks!



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