[arch-dev-public] Planet feeds and graphics

Dan McGee dpmcgee at gmail.com
Fri Feb 29 08:09:56 EST 2008

On Fri, Feb 29, 2008 at 12:52 AM, Jason Chu <jason at archlinux.org> wrote:
> On Thu, Feb 28, 2008 at 10:10:45PM -0800, eliott wrote:
>  > On 2/28/08, Dan McGee <dpmcgee at gmail.com> wrote:
>  > > Can we kill the images from being displayed in the planet feeds? I
>  > >  like having this new guy's blog and all, but having 10 images per post
>  > >  is really killing the loading speed of the planet site. It also messes
>  > >  up a lot of the formatting, especially on a smaller screen.
>  >
>  > dude.
>  > adblock images from his domain.
>  > or maybe use an rss feed reader.
>  > We just display the feed.

did you think this out? this is a terrible idea.
i'd still like to see the images when i actually go TO his blog.

>  Here here.
>  I read the planet feed from a feed reader, so they're loaded mostly on
>  demand anyway.

So I asked if we could block it on the planet site. And you guys are
telling me about feed readers.

I guess I'll take Simo's advice and just contact the guy directly.


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