On Thu May 14, 2009 at 03:48:16PM +0200, Andre Osku Schmidt wrote:
these days i mainly find mix (sendspace/rapidshar ~80mb MP3 file) links in twitter. a few months to a year ago it was forums, before that i mainly streamripped rinse/deja/wfmu and used scene topsites
tho my feed parser tends to find most of the mp3 links in 'podcast' feeds:
theres not one standard, as you know, so regex and some operators was in order:
the alternative is format-sniffing and custom parsers for every format ever (but no accomodation for bad/mixed implementations) aka the mark pilgrim/google/typical-feedparser approach. they tended to be huge and broken for my needs
BBC uses a media:thumbnail element in their feeds: (media :: http://search.yahoo.com/mrss )
theres also ATom Media extensions and so forth:
> neither) so do they use that Apple spec ?