The only choice here is to either remove the functionality from the skin or put the script in. This skin is for Dharma, and Dharma has no such <feed> capability.  Can the user disable this in the skin?

OT: Agreed that some sort of a news feed might be a nice addition to the addons system, though I think it would need some sort of page to aggregate all such feeds.  After all, we don't want to overwhelm the user with a bunch of information that they may not care about.

Cheers,
Jonathan

On Tue, Feb 1, 2011 at 10:26 AM, Kevin Goffe <kevingoffe@yahoo.co.uk> wrote:
Hi,

Sorry guys but is this a yes or no?

I agree that a feed url in the addon.xml would be a good idea but this was
requested to get Ellipsis up to scratch for submission on the repo.

Thanks,

Kev.


----- Original Message ----
From: Viljo Viitanen <viljo.viitanen@gmail.com>
To: TheUni@xbmc.org
Cc: Kevin Goffe <kevingoffe@yahoo.co.uk>; xbmc-addons@lists.sourceforge.net
Sent: Mon, 31 January, 2011 21:17:11
Subject: Re: [Xbmc-addons] [PULL REQUEST ADDON] script.skin.news

On Mon, Jan 31, 2011 at 22:29, Cory Fields <TheUni@xbmc.org> wrote:
> Seems a <feed>url</feed> tag in addon.xml would make more sense,
> rather than such a single-purpose script?
>
> Arne?
>
> Cory

Not cool.

Just add the script and if in the future you provide a similar core
feature, deprecate the script.

(Oh and btw, I agree that a definable feed as a core feature for at
least skins makes sense.)

-Viljo





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