[prssr-devel-ml] Re: Bugs with cached online content location

  • From: Joerg <prss-dev@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: prssr-devel-ml@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Sun, 10 Sep 2006 20:27:25 +0200

Hi David,

I didn't receive any reply to the mail (regarding the URL) I sent to you
off-list on September 6. Could you please tell me, whether you got my
message or not?

Regards,
Jörg

David Andrs wrote:
> Hi!
> 
> Joerg wrote:
>> Hi,
>>
>> I'm experiencing two problems:
>>
>> 1) pRSSreader does *not* respect the <base href="..."> notation.
>> Whenever a page that is to be cached uses this tag in its header, it is
>> simply disregarded and all URLs are requested relative to the page's URL
>> instead of the URL given in "base href".
> That's true. Could you provide me with URL(s) of a feed that links pages
> with base tags? Would be helpful for fixing.
>>
>>
>> 2) I'm trying to figure out, what exactly the problem is, but I'm not
>> entirely certain. For a preliminary conclusion, skip ahead to the end.
>>
>> Symptoms: In one of my feeds, all URLs get prefixed with an additional
>> "http\\" (presumably "http://"; converted by PocketIE) when the cached
>> location is opened. ie:
>>> file://\Storage%20Card\pRSSreader\Cache\http\\www...
>> instead of
>>> file://\Storage%20Card\pRSSreader\Cache\www...
>>
>> The feed is at the last position of my list, it's RSS contains a newline
>> after the <link> tag.
>>
>> Feed URL: http://www.gateworld.net/news/rss_gateworld.xml
>>
>> After removing the newline between tag and URL (ie changing it from
>>> <link>
>>> http://www...
>>> </link>
>> to
>>> <link>http://www...
>>> </link>
>> ) it is working again.
>>
>> So it seems to indicate, that the source of this problem is this newline
>> between <link>-tag and URL.
> Looks that libexpat does not trim the leading and/or trailing
> whitespaces. I'll do some fixes here...
> 
>> Regards,
>> Jörg
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