[typo] RSS Blog

Matt Rose mattrose at folkwolf.net
Tue Jun 12 17:29:56 EDT 2007

I have a sidebar plugin that actually does something similar.  I gave  
up on it after there was too much a performance hit to the blog to  
have it running, but I can email the code if you want

Even if not, look into Feedtools.  It hooks into rails nicely.


On 11-Jun-07, at 7:34 PM, Marcelo Alvim wrote:

> Hi,
> I am a newbie to Typo, and have a one-year experience with Ruby and
> Rails. I have a quick question:
> Would it be very hard for me to set up a blog that has posts that are
> actually an aggregation of RSS feeds?
> My idea is to set up blogs for me and a couple of friends, but have
> one "master blog" that would aggregate posts from all our blogs and
> show them ordered by date and with links pointing to the actual
> individual blogs, archives aggregating individual blog's archives, and
> the like.
> I hope I could make myself clear.
> I am thinking that the best way to do that would be to install one
> typo instance for each one of us, and one more for the master blog
> thing, in which I'd have to install a plug-in written by myself that
> accomplished said tasks.
> Is this the right way to go about doing this? And should this be too
> hard to do, being that I am not the best Rails developer around? :)
> Thanks for any feedback you can give me.
> Cheers,
> Marcelo.
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