RSSup is an ASP script that allows webmaster who already generate an RSS .91 feed for their site to dynamically create an RSS 1.0 feed. Using the Microsoft XML parser (supplied with IE 5) on the server side, you can now move to RSS 1.0 without having to worry about recoding your channel.
I haven’t tested these scripts on multiple platforms but here’s the environment I used to create them:
Recently, I’ve started doing some manipulations or RSS file for different presentations. Included in this zip file are three files to do so:
Installing those files is relatively easy.
myRSSfileis the location of your RSS file.
myRSSurlis the root directory for your server. In my case, it would be
myRSStitleis the name of your channel. In my case, it would be
myRSSlinkis the name of a directory on the server you want to point to. For example, if your feed is not for the main page, you can put the subdirectory here. In my case, that would be
myRSSdescriptionis a description of what your channel is about. This allows directories to get more data on what the channel is. In my case it would be something along the line of
"a newsletter about Internet technology"
myRSSlogois the location of an image logo for your channel. Please specify the full path to the URL like http://www.foo.com/images/foologo.gif for example
RSSup is free.
I’ve created those files for my personal use and am happy to share them with you. However, I do not make any guarantee as to their impact on your server. They seem to work fine on mine. If you use them, I’d appreciate a link back to TNL.net. I’ve moved my site off the Microsoft platform in late 2002 so I do not plan to update or continue supporting those scripts. Use them at your own risk.
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