Jeff Bisbee

NAME

XML::RSS::Headline::Fark - XML::RSS::Headline Example Subclass

VERSION

2.32

SYNOPSIS

Strip out the extra Fark redirect URL and strip out the various [blahblah] blocks in the headline

    use XML::RSS::Feed;
    use XML::RSS::Headline::Fark;
    use LWP::Simple qw(get);

    my $feed = XML::RSS::Feed->new(
        name  => "fark",
        url   => "http://www.pluck.com/rss/fark.rss",
        hlobj => "XML::RSS::Headline::Fark",
    );

    while (1) {
        $feed->parse(get($feed->url));
        print $_->headline . "\n" for $feed->late_breaking_news;
        sleep($feed->delay); 
    }

Here is the before output in #news on irc.perl.org

    <rssbot>  - [Sad] Elizabeth Edwards diagnosed with breast cancer
    <rssbot>    http://go.fark.com/cgi/fark/go.pl?IDLink=1200026&location=http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/6408022

and here is the updated output

    <rssbot>  - Elizabeth Edwards diagnosed with breast cancer
    <rssbot>    http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/6408022

MUTAITED METHOD

$headline->item( $item )

Init the object for a parsed RSS item returned by XML::RSS.

AUTHOR

Jeff Bisbee, <jbisbee at cpan.org>

BUGS

Please report any bugs or feature requests to bug-xml-rss-feed at rt.cpan.org, or through the web interface at http://rt.cpan.org/NoAuth/ReportBug.html?Queue=XML-RSS-Feed. I will be notified, and then you'll automatically be notified of progress on your bug as I make changes.

SUPPORT

You can find documentation for this module with the perldoc command.

    perldoc XML::RSS::Headline::Fark

You can also look for information at:

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

Special thanks to Rocco Caputo, Martijn van Beers, Sean Burke, Prakash Kailasa and Randal Schwartz for their help, guidance, patience, and bug reports. Guys thanks for actually taking time to use the code and give good, honest feedback.

COPYRIGHT & LICENSE

Copyright 2006 Jeff Bisbee, all rights reserved.

This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as Perl itself.

SEE ALSO

XML::RSS::Feed, XML::RSS::Headline, XML::RSS::Headline::PerlJobs, XML::RSS::Headline::UsePerlJournals, POE::Component::RSSAggregator