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RSS 0.91 restated

From: Dave Winer <dave@userland.com>
Date: Wed, 7 Jun 2000 15:36:37 -0700
Message-ID: <015201bfd0d0$d7c9ba00$1918ccce@murphy>
To: <xml-dev@xml.org>, "Xml-Rpc@Egroups.Com" <xml-rpc@egroups.com>, <xml-dist-app@w3.org>, <fork@xent.com>
After an impromptu RSS BOF at Dale Dougherty's Web Publishing track at WWW9,
I resolved to get RSS moving again.

What is RSS? Perhaps you don't know. If so, check out the brief history on
today's Scripting News, here:


Then read the spec:


It's not final, but I expect it will be by the end of the week. It's just a
cleanup and restatement of 0.91, with the Netscapeisms removed, and pointers
to the specs that are behind RSS. There's been a fair amount of interest in
evolving RSS, but I felt that first we needed a strong foundation, a spec
that was simple, understandable and complete. Hopefully that's what we now

Dave Winer,
Received on Wednesday, 7 June 2000 18:36:10 UTC

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