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xsltproc fails to download some RSS feeds

applied the patch -- thanks.

>>>>> "Lukas" == Lukas Loehrer <listaddr1@gmx.net> writes:
    Lukas> Hi all, some RSS feeds stopped working recently for me
    Lukas> when using emacspeak-rss-browse. The problem seems to
    Lukas> be xsltproc failing to fetch the files properly
    Lukas> because they download fine with e.g. wget.  Examples
    Lukas> are:
    Lukas> http://rss.slashdot.org/Slashdot/slashdot
    Lukas> http://feeds.feedburner.com/UbuntuTutorials/
    Lukas> http://digg.com/rss/containertechnology.xml
    Lukas> the first two produce an error in the *xslt errors*
    Lukas> buffer saying that the file is empty. The third one
    Lukas> blocks for a long time and finally fails too.
    Lukas> Anyway, the problem can be solved by using wget for
    Lukas> downloading as already supported in
    Lukas> emacspeak-xslt-url. Here is a patch that adds the same
    Lukas> option to emacspeak-xslt-xml-url. Just set
    Lukas> emacspeak-xslt-use-wget-to-download to t and the feeds
    Lukas> should work again.
    Lukas> Best regards, Lukas

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