Using Syndicated Feed
The Syndicated Feed portlet that is provided with the Mobile Portal Accelerator product provides functionality that is similar to the WebSphere
® Portal Syndicated Feed portlet. Additionally, the Mobile Portal Accelerator Syndicated Feed portlet provides the following:
- XDIME 2 functionality
- Navigation that is appropriately modified for mobile devices
The portlet supports the following feed formats: RSS and Atom.
Syndicated Feed operates in three different modes:
Displays the list of web feeds that are available to the end user of the device.Configure mode
Used by an administrator to add or delete feeds from a list of available feeds. This list becomes the default list that is shared by all users.Edit mode
Note: This mode operates only in PC-based web browsers.
Used by an end user to personalize the default list of available feeds for his or her own device. Selections made in Edit mode for a device override the selections made by the administrator in Configure mode.
Setting up Syndicated Feed
This portlet supports browsers and devices that are handled by the HTML or XDIME aggregators.Server requirements
There are no special server requirements.Deployment and installation
There are no special installation instructions for this portlet. The portlet is installed with Mobile Portal Accelerator and is found in the following location: MWPSyndFeedPortlet.war.Configuration parameters
An administrator uses the Configure mode to maintain the default list of available feeds and to control caching, appearance, and permissions. Parent topic: Installed portlets
End users can use the Edit mode to personalize the default list of feeds on their own devices.