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What would you like to do?
Simple Jekyll tag which displays the notices in a given feed.
require 'date'
require 'ostatus'
module Jekyll
class RenderOStatus < Liquid::Tag
def render(context)
site = context.registers[:site]
feed = OStatus::Feed.from_url(site.config['ostatus_feed'])
result = "<h2>#{}'s microblog</h2>"
result << "<ul class=\"ostatus\">"
feed.entries.each do |entry|
result << "<li>#{entry.content}</li>"
result << "</ul>"
Liquid::Template.register_tag('ostatus', Jekyll::RenderOStatus)

teiko commented Oct 29, 2011

Have you got a README for implementing it?


phaer commented Oct 30, 2011

Not really, but i don't think you need one. Just look at a few other jekyll tags and maybe at the tests or source of . If you just want to use it on your jekyll site put it in your _plugins directory (see but keep in mind that it generates a static html file when you run jekyll, no live updates or anything like that. Any more specific questions?


phaer commented Jan 25, 2012

And it needs ostatus_feed in your _config.yml set to your ostatus atom feed.

teiko commented Jan 29, 2012

I've found another solution for my needs, but I'll bear that one in mind.
I'll integrate that later with another feed

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