At last - fixed RSS feeds

It's been more than two years that this site has been running on Django, but I had never gotten around to making really good RSS feeds. Some entries didn't contain the relevant content, others didn't format it properly, etc.

Fortunately I have learned enough about Django by now that it only took me a few minutes to fix this.. at last. In case you're wondering, I simply use render_to_string and re-use the already existing template snippets in the item_description methods of the feed classes.

It's so obvious, I'm not sure why I didn't think of it when I built this site, which was my first Django project.

Published on Feb. 16, 2013 at 8:25 p.m. by Nicolas and tagged RSS feeds, Django. You can follow the discussion with the comment feed for this post. Feeling generous? Donate!


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