On Sun, Jan 29, 2012 at 12:11 AM, Aristotle Pagaltzis <pagaltzis@gmx.de> wrote:
* Simon Sapin <simon.sapin@exyr.org> [2012-01-27 17:15]:
> This is why I think that a "stale" feed should not be defined by
> a fixed amount of time without updates. Instead, liferea should
> compute the average update frequency from the latest N items, and only
> trigger this new feature when there hasnít been any update in a time
> significantly longer than "normal".

As an aside, I think this is also how the feed update schedule should be
calculated, automatically.

Given that we do use Etags and Last-Modified? So exchanging
"I know for certain there is nothing new" for "There is probably
nothing new, and I saved some small requests...".