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File: example_rss2.php
Role: Example script
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Description: Example of gererating RSS 2.0 feed
Class: Universal Feed Generator
Generate feeds in RSS 1.0, 2.0 an Atom formats
Author: By
Last change:
Date: 16 years ago
Size: 2,363 bytes


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//Creating an instance of FeedWriter class.
  //The constant RSS2 is passed to mention the version
$TestFeed = new FeedWriter(RSS2);
//Setting the channel elements
  //Use wrapper functions for common channel elements
$TestFeed->setTitle('Testing & Checking the RSS writer class');
$TestFeed->setDescription('This is test of creating a RSS 2.0 feed Universal Feed Writer');
//Image title and link must match with the 'title' and 'link' channel elements for RSS 2.0
$TestFeed->setImage('Testing the RSS writer class','','');
//Use core setChannelElement() function for other optional channels
$TestFeed->setChannelElement('language', 'en-us');
$TestFeed->setChannelElement('pubDate', date(DATE_RSS, time()));
//Adding a feed. Genarally this portion will be in a loop and add all feeds.
  //Create an empty FeedItem
$newItem = $TestFeed->createNewItem();
//Add elements to the feed item
  //Use wrapper functions to add common feed elements
$newItem->setTitle('The first feed');
//The parameter is a timestamp for setDate() function
$newItem->setDescription('This is test of adding CDATA Encoded description by the php <b>Universal Feed Writer</b> class');
$newItem->setEncloser('', '1283629', 'audio/mpeg');
//Use core addElement() function for other supported optional elements
$newItem->addElement('author', ' (Anis uddin Ahmad)');
//Attributes have to passed as array in 3rd parameter
$newItem->addElement('guid', '',array('isPermaLink'=>'true'));
//Now add the feed item
//Another method to add feeds from array()
  //Elements which have attribute cannot be added by this way
$newItem = $TestFeed->createNewItem();
$newItem->addElementArray(array('title'=>'The 2nd feed', 'link'=>'', 'description'=>'This is test of feedwriter class'));
//OK. Everything is done. Now genarate the feed.