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This is a perl CGI script for converting one or more RSS streams to HTML. It caches RSS data and keeps track of changes to implement news ticker functionality. An arbitrary CSS source may be specified in the script URL, thus allowing the person linking to the ticker to control how the output looks. Using rssticker to populate an <IFRAME> is totally cool.

More later. Get your copy here.
Configuration and usage examples can be seen here or on my diary front page.

This script was inspired by my friend Már Örlygsson.


The current version is 0.2.32.

The program just works. Here's a sample (in an IFRAME):

Geek News!


This program (rssticker) is licensed under the GNU General Public License.