[thelist] RSS feed question

evolt.sarahwbs at xoxy.net evolt.sarahwbs at xoxy.net
Thu Sep 30 13:55:07 CDT 2004

> I'm in the process of moving my site, which entails getting a new RSS feed. That means all my old
> subscribers basically are left out in the cold, especially since my site has moved already.
> My old RSS feed was www.pixelmech.com/index.xml. My new one is
> http://www.pixelmech.com/feed/rss2/. I wanted to make one last post in the old one to let my
> subscribers know where to get the new feed.
> I took an copy of the old XML feed, changed the info with a new "post" and uploaded it to my new
> server in the same location it was on the old server. However so far bloglines still shows it as
> broken (the feed) with no update. Is there something else I need to do?

Could you use a redirect like this (in your .htaccess file)?
RedirectPermanent /index.xml http://www.pixelmech.com/feed/rss2/

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