[uf-discuss] hAtom

Charles Iliya Krempeaux supercanadian at gmail.com
Tue Oct 25 13:50:12 PDT 2005


On 10/25/05, Danny Ayers <danny.ayers at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 10/25/05, Ryan King <ryan at technorati.com> wrote:
> > Speaking of *practical* discussions, has everyone been paying
> > attention to all the awesome work David Janes as been doing? David,
> > it looks like you're working toward a proposal here:
> >
> > http://microformats.org/wiki/hatom
> Awesome is the word. Allow me to repeat why I think this is
> super-cool: RSS/Atom feeds do provide nice'n'tidy little
> content+metadata chunks. But they almost always only include only the
> last 10-20 entries. Where are the archives? hAtom, that's where

That's what stuff like <atom:link rel="prev" /> and <atom:link
rel="next" /> are for.  Each are used for getting at the archives. 
(That's one way at getting at them from Atom.  There's others.)

See ya

     Charles Iliya Krempeaux, B.Sc.

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