> how was I supposed to go from -43 to "Andreas
> you idiot, you forgot to upload a file"?
Of course it would be foolish to expect human readable error messages or
even that Apple would document their error codes on their own site.
> how do you create an RSS 2.0 feed that reads our videoblogs and
> grabs the videos..sending them out as enclosures?
I modified the Scoop collaborative engine, its the software that runs
kuro5hin.org. It runs under mod_perl, I added the video specific parts.
The basic way it works is there is an open submission web form that anyone
can fill out that has the video info. It goes into a queue where the
site's users vote on which ones they like. Highly rated videos appear on
the front page, less highly rated ones appear on the section pages, less
highly rated ones drop out of the queue.
The RSS 2.0 feed with enclosures is just a few lines of perl. I also
generate an Atom feed with the "related" tag which is analogous to