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Minor Issue Resolved

[8/6/14 @ 4:56 pm - Matthew]

Summon 2.0 does not currently offer RSS feeds, which was a staple of 1.0. According to their road map, RSS feeds will be added at some point, but no date has been determined. There is a community effort to write an RSS feed generator, but no updates have come out about that.

[8/19/14 @ 4:49 pm - Matthew]

Summon announced that RSS feeds are on the roadmap to be launched before December 2014. Here is the full announcement:

What is being worked on for upcoming releases of the user interface?
Below is a list of some of the planned work for the Summon 2.0 user interface. Please note that this list is not a representation of everything being worked on regarding the user interface. Nor does it include other aspects of Summon 2.0 such as infrastructure and search/relevance work.

Highlights for July - December 2014 releases (in priority order):

  • Updated multilingual Help page
  • WCAG 2.0 AA Compliance
  • Right to Left Language Support
  • Feedback Link
  • Usage Analytics Reporting
  • RSS Feed
  • Configuration of Topic Sources in Admin Console
  • Configuration of Facets in Admin Console
[6/23/15 @ 11:34 am - Matthew]

This is scheduled to be resolved in the June 25, 2015 update

[7/20/15 @ 2:06 pm - Matthew]

RSS feeds are now available in Summon. As of July 22nd, they will no longer require authentication through the proxy.

This issue was reported on 8/6/14 and resolved on 7/20/15.