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Postby dermitdemdino » 2017-04-17 06:56

Hello, I'm new here and this is my first post in this forum. Why is it not possible to subscribe to a feed in this forum?

http://phpbbfaq.org/site/rss-feeds/

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Re: Forum-Feed

Postby arochester » 2017-04-17 20:21

There is no RSS feed available on this Forum.

RSS is used more often for spreading news.
"RSS is a format for syndicating news and the content of news-like sites, including major news sites like Wired, news-oriented community sites like Slashdot, and personal weblogs." - Mark Pilgrim

https://wiki.debian.org/RSS

I don't think anyone has demonstrated that RSS is needed here.

If, as the heading on your link, you are looking for "How can I keep track of what is being written on my Forum? How can I get notified of a new post?" there are browser extensions which can tell you that a Web page has changed e.g. https://chrome.google.com/webstore/deta ... jajcajepgg
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Re: Forum-Feed

Postby debiman » 2017-04-18 04:58

welcome, dermitdemdino.
your question is valid; many forums have rss feeds.
unfortunately, the answer is valid, too: this forum doesn't have it.
the mods and usually even the admins do not have access to this server and cannot change the installation in any way.
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Re: Forum-Feed

Postby dermitdemdino » 2017-04-18 05:19

Thank you for the feedback, I now look daily on the page search.php?search_id=newposts, what there is new.
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