OpenStreetMap Forum

The Free Wiki World Map

You are not logged in.

#1 2009-09-19 10:52:05

Lambertus
Administrator
From: Apeldoorn (NL)
Registered: 2007-03-17
Posts: 3,151
Website

Forum feeds

You can stay up to date with the forum without the need to visit it on a regular basis using various feeds:

The base URL for the feeds is http://forum.openstreetmap.org/extern.php to which you have to add some parameters to specify what you want to receive:

action: feed - show most recent topics/posts (HTML or RSS)
            online - show users online (HTML)
            online_full - as above, but includes a full list (HTML)
            stats - show board statistics (HTML)

type:   rss - output as RSS 2.0
            atom - output as Atom 1.0
            xml - output as XML
            html - output as HTML (<li>'s)

fid:    One or more forum ID's (comma-separated). If ignored, topics from all readable forums will be pulled.

nfid:   One or more forum ID's (comma-separated) that are to be excluded. E.g. the ID of a a test forum.

tid:    A topic ID from which to show posts. If a tid is supplied, fid and nfid are ignored.

show:   The amount of posts to show. Any integer value between 1 and 50. The default is 15.

order:  last_post - show topics ordered by when they were last posted in, giving information about the reply.
            posted - show topics ordered by when they were first posted, giving information about the original post.

Examples:
1) Follow the Dutch forum with RSS:
http://forum.openstreetmap.org/extern.p … rss&fid=12

2) Follow the Questions and Answers, Development and Garmin forums with RSS
http://forum.openstreetmap.org/extern.p … d=10,13,26


Mapping tools: Garmin GPSmap 60CSx, Giant Terrago 2002

Offline

Board footer

Powered by FluxBB 1.4.8
Hosting sponsored by Oxilion
Report abuse to osm at na1400 dot info