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  • You could create your own RSS generator...


    use XML::RSS::FromHTML::Simple;

    my $proc = XML::RSS::FromHTML::Simple->new({
    url => "",
    rss_file => "new_comments.xml",

    $proc->link_filter( sub {
    my($link, $text) = @_;

    # Only extract links that contain ''
    # in their URL
    if( $link =~ m#comments\.pl#) {
    return 1;
    } else {
    return 0;
    • Thank you. I feel like somebody just did my homework for me! :) I've yet to create an RSS feed any where, using any mechanism (other than gluing some stuff together with Yahoo Pipes), so having this example is going to be good for me in several ways as I move in to this. :)

      J. David works really hard, has a passion for writing good software, and knows many of the world's best Perl programmers