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Opened 8 years ago

Closed 8 years ago

Last modified 8 years ago

#8835 closed defect (bug) (invalid)

embedded rss functionality displays nothing

Reported by: nmallory Owned by:
Milestone: Priority: normal
Severity: normal Version: 2.7
Component: Feeds Keywords: rss feed widgets dashboard
Focuses: Cc:

Description

The Dashboard rss feeds and any widgets that should and used to display things like de.licio.us bookmarks and flickr photos have stopped working 99.9% of the time. A peak at generated source code reveals nothing is generated and no error appears in any log or the source page.

Change History (8)

#1 follow-up: @DD32
8 years ago

This sounds like #8825: gzip'ed RSS feeds are not gzinflate()'d

#2 follow-up: @jacobsantos
8 years ago

Mother! I'll have the patch tomorrow. Go to the support forums. Unless the gzip patch fixes your problem.

#3 in reply to: ↑ 1 @nmallory
8 years ago

Replying to DD32:

This sounds like #8825: gzip'ed RSS feeds are not gzinflate()'d

I don't think it's the same as #8825. There is no error message and this affects more than just widgets. None of the Dashboard RSS feeds are appearing.

#4 in reply to: ↑ 2 @nmallory
8 years ago

Replying to jacobsantos:

Mother! I'll have the patch tomorrow. Go to the support forums. Unless the gzip patch fixes your problem.

I've been to the support forum. I know other people have the same issue with the Dashboard RSS feed. I've posted about both but no one has replied with a fix.

I don't know what to do with the patch.txt file in 8825 -- how do I insert it?

TIA!

#5 @DD32
8 years ago

No error messages are shown for 8825, feed just fails to load.

Also, try adding define('MAGPIE_FETCH_TIME_OUT', 20); to your config file, its a game of guessing unless you can tell us what is wrong :)

#6 @Denis-de-Bernardy
8 years ago

can't we close this one as invalid now, since mapgie is no longer around?

#7 @DD32
8 years ago

  • Resolution set to invalid
  • Status changed from new to closed

no further reporter info, and the logic behind the rss has changed since reporting (Magpie -> SimplePie + more)

#8 @DD32
8 years ago

  • Milestone 2.8 deleted
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