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Building an RSS aggregator

I am working with RSS (really simple syndication). I am building an RSS aggregator in ASP.NET. I got an RSS Feed from http://msdn.microsoft.com/rss.xml. Do I need a Syndication Engine for it? Can't I just use a valid XSLT file and transform it?
It's just an XML file. You can do whatever you want with it. Transform it with XSLT, import into a database, build an aggregator like RssBandit (see http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/default.asp?url=/library/en-us/dnexxml/html/xml09152003.asp) or do just what you want to do, which is explained in MSDN too at http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/default.asp?url=/library/en-us/dnaspp/html/aspnet-createrssw-aspnet.asp

This was first published in November 2003

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