Is your feedreader subscribed to Planet or Mike's own feed?
If the former, WP uses MagpieRSS as its in-built "client" of sorts for
subscribing to Planet feed. MagpieRSS: http://magpierss.sourceforge.net/
It hasn't been updated in ages, so that makes me think that if MagpieRSS is
the weak-point it's a Conditional Get failure. I've been speaking to the
guys at FeedBurner, there's something in WP's latest (testing on 2.1) feeds
that results in broken Conditional Get & HTTP 304 headers - so far it seems
to be a FeedBurner problem.
Not sure if this is actually of any use, I also don't know if the version of
Magpie that ships with WP is modified from the 14-month-old 0.72 version
available for download from the official site, but that's where I'd look....
> -----Original Message-----
> From: wp-hackers-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:wp-hackers-
> bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Roy Schestowitz
> Sent: Wednesday, December 20, 2006 7:41 PM
> To: wp-hackers@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: Re: [wp-hackers] Mike Little's Blog...
> ___/ On Wed 20 Dec 2006 17:28:09 GMT, [ Mike Little ] wrote : \___
> > As I've just posted, it seems to stem from upgrading to version 2.0.5
> > earlier today. I think someone else suffered the same problem earlier
> > in the year.
> > Alas I don't know how to correct the problem. I'm just hoping that no
> > more are marked as new!
> It must be a deficiency in the aggregator which produces
> that bunch. My feedreader doesn't detect any diff. I can see
> the item you have just posted though (5:12 GMT) and it's the
> only one that's marked as unread. It's usually changes from
> RSS 1>2 or Atom that lead to inconsistencies. I can recall
> Matt posting about this when TypePad had made global
> ~~ Kind greetings and happy holidays!
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