mnot’s blog

Design depends largely on constraints.” — Charles Eames

Monday, 4 August 2003



RSSJobs looks interesting; hopefully, we’ll see more of these “non-traditional” uses of RSS as time goes by.


Dan Brickley said:

…in which case, isn’t it a worry that Echo is being pitched as an RSS-replacement yet is scoped to address only weblogger’s requirements?

Other RSS / jobs stuff:

Also an RSS query demo from some time ago, where we tried to show the value of a principled model for RSS namespace extension:

RSS1 is sleeping, RSS2 has grudging and ill-specified support for namespace mixing, and Echo is mostly for webloggers. Something’s missing…

Tuesday, August 5 2003 at 1:03 AM

Dan Brickley said:

I took my worries over to and expanded on them a bit…

Tuesday, August 5 2003 at 2:20 AM