[wp-hackers] Trackback and Pingback in WordPress
mark.wordpress at txfx.net
Wed Dec 8 17:06:18 UTC 2004
This might work... why re-invent the wheel?
(released under GPL, of course)
Matthew Mullenweg wrote:
> Dougal Campbell wrote:
>> Let alone the fact that parsing RDF (at least properly) is tricky in
>> its own right. In many cases, you can just pull the needed info out
>> with regular expressions. Or you could try to treat the RDF like
>> regular XML and parse it that way. But if you run across a site where
>> the author is *really* using RDF, and has added extra data,
>> namespaces, etc. then you run into problems.
> Since the creators of the Trackback spec use regex to parse it, I
> think we'd be safe. :)
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