rss

Receives and outputs the feeds in the form of RSS1, RSS2, and ATOM through HTTP communication.

Syntax

rss [strip=BOOL] url="FEED_URL"
Required Parameters
url="FEED_URL"
URL of the RSS feed.
Optional Parameters
strip=BOOL
Option to strip HTML tags in the RSS feed (default: f).
  • t: Strips HTML tags.
  • f: NOT strip HTML tags.

Description

If you load the RSS feed, the command outputs the following fields for each record.

  • guid: Identifier
  • author: Author
  • title: Title
  • content: Body
  • link: URL link
  • source: Source
  • created_at: Creation time

Usage

Load RSS feed.

rss url="http://rss.slashdot.org/Slashdot/slashdotMain" strip=t