[aur-dev] [PATCH] Add newly submitted packages functionality with json interface

elij elij.mx at gmail.com
Sun Oct 11 18:28:12 EDT 2009

On Sun, Oct 11, 2009 at 9:14 AM, Loui Chang <louipc.ist at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Thu 08 Oct 2009 16:30 -0700, elij wrote:
>> Well, if people can get memcached installed on the aur box, and it can
>> be made a requirement for running the aur, then I would have no
>> problem coding up a new rss class that returned rss2.0 _or_ json,
>> based on a passed in parameter. This could wholly replace the existing
>> rss2.php/rss.php mechanism.
>> I think adding alternate export types (json) to the rss mechanism
>> makes more sense than adding rss logic to the rpc interface.
>> Thoughts?
> Actually I think it makes more sense to keep the json stuff together.
> Functions for newest packages, or other interactions could be put into
> 'include files' if that makes things neater.

Well...I disagree. I don't think 'package update' rss-style feed data
belongs in the api interface.

Tell you what. I will test and submit my patches to the list, and then
you guys can decide if you want them or not.

I was just trying to be helpful and actually improve things. Silly me.

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