Dave Johnson is a North Carolina based software developer, blogger, father
of three Lego-crazed boys and the author of Manning Publishing's new book RSS
and Atom in Action. In 2002 Dave started the Roller Weblogger project, which
produces the blog software used by Sun, IBM, JRoller.com and other community
sites. Roller is now at Apache (in the Incubator) and Dave is at Sun. He works
in the Community Software Engineering group, which is responsible for building
and supporting blogs.sun.com and other sun.com sites
Dave Johnson, author of the Roller blog server, has a new book out on working with RSS and Atom. To support the book, he's put its example code up as a java.net project. And while version 1.0 will continue to support the book, an ongoing branch will continue to evolve and improve. In this article...