viewRssBox macro - not getting updated feed

Jim McGee
Fri, 8 Mar 2002 09:22:01 -0600


thanks for the caching suggestion. Hadn't thought of it. Turns out that
isn't the problem, nor is the macro hourly update as far as I can tell. I'm
begining to suspect there is some munged data in the feed. I'll keep digging
or work around it.


> -----Original Message-----
> From:
> []On Behalf Of Ken Dow
> Sent: Thursday, March 07, 2002 8:19 PM
> To:
> Subject: Re: viewRssBox macro - not getting updated feed
> Two thoughts:
> 1) The macro don't update more than once an hour.
> 2) If your Manila home page is cached (Prefs > Editorial > Caching)
> and you're not logged in when you check, you'll get a cached version
> of the page.
> >Trying to use viewRssBox macro to pick up a feed generated using
> Radio and
> >flow that content into a Manila site I'm working on. The problem is that
> >after the first time I generate the feed with the macro, I fail to get
> >subsequent updates to the feed. IOW, items posted to the RSS
> feed the next
> >days, don't show up in the Manila site. If I inspect the RSS
> feed directly,
> >it is updating. I can get the updated contents via Radio. But I
> can't seem
> >to get it to work using the viewRssBox macro. Can someone point me in the
> >right direction or lend me a clue?
> --
> Regards
> Ken @ http://KenDow.Com
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