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SimplePie does not find description tags in RSS 0.90 feeds #23

rmccue opened this Issue Sep 29, 2009 · 1 comment


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rmccue commented Sep 29, 2009

Originally reported by Aurélien Bompard as issue 99

In (very old) RSS 0.90 feeds, the "description" tag in items is not found by get_description().
The attached patch fixes it


rmccue commented Feb 18, 2010

Add RSS 0.9 to get_description. Closed by 065ddfa

@rmccue rmccue added a commit that referenced this issue Jul 1, 2012

@rmccue rmccue Fix RSS 0.90 description test
In #23 and 065ddfa, we decided to
willfully violate the RSS 0.90 specification (which doesn't have a
description item-level element). That broke this test as it was a
regression, however, as it's a willful regression, the test needs

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