Package: org.mcsoxford.rss License: Apache License Version 2.0 Authors: A. Horn Description: Lightweight Android library to read parts of RSS 2.0 feeds.
Add as a Maven/Gradle dependency: https://jitpack.io/#ahorn/android-rss
Fetch the source code with Git:
git clone https://firstname.lastname@example.org/ahorn/android-rss.git
Alternatively, you can download the sources from github.com/ahorn.
To reference the downloaded library from within your Android mobile app, navigate to the /tools/ directory and use the following command:
android update project \ --target <target_ID> \ --path path/to/your/project \ --library path/to/android-rss
This command appends to the
default.properties file in your Android
project a new
android.library.reference property. The value of this
new property should be the relative path to the directory which you
created when you fetched the Android RSS library source code.
Henceforth, android-rss is compiled when ant builds the app which was specified in the --path argument above.
However, Eclipse does not work using this method because it does not
reference anything that is not an Eclipse project. When you try to
transform android-rss into an Eclipse project you encounter errors
due to the testing directory. To fix these, you have to change the
source directory by editing the .classpath file to set
as the source folder.
For additional questions, see also the Troubleshooting section below.
Error "android resolve to a path with no default.properties file for project": http://groups.google.com/group/android-developers/browse_thread/thread/37e7728cc2e8f315
Android library project documentation: http://developer.android.com/guide/developing/projects/projects-cmdline.html#ReferencingLibraryProject
Eclipse reports the error: "Default target help does not exist in this project" https://github.com/ahorn/android-rss/issues/2
RSSReader reader = new RSSReader(); String uri = "http://feeds.bbci.co.uk/news/world/rss.xml"; RSSFeed feed = reader.load(uri);