The stars are dead; the animals will not look:One of the big battles of Syndication appears near an end. From the NetNewsWire beta (2.0b10) notes:
We are left alone with our day, and the time is short and
History to the defeated
May say Alas but cannot help or pardon.
It no longer tries to deal with non-well-formed feeds. In real life, a non-well-formed feed is almost always a feed with an unencoded ampersand. NetNewsWire used to work around this problem—but the work-around had a bad side effect: it made the HTML visible in the description pane. Which led to lots of bugs reports and erroneous impressions.
# — 01 January, 2005