[Hpr] Syndicated shows

Ken Fallon ken.fallon at gmail.com
Tue Jan 25 11:09:55 PST 2011

I missed "A show that contains (large) exerts from other shows"


On Tue, Jan 25, 2011 at 7:10 AM, Ken Fallon <ken.fallon at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi All,
> I'm running into some difficulties with how best to address syndicated
> shows and I'd appreciate your feedback.
> The background is that I'm trying to specify scheduling rules
> (http://hackerpublicradio.org/calendar.php) trying to been fair to
> everyone but also with a view to automating the task. I've taken the
> view that shows produced for HPR will get priority in the schedule
> before syndicated shows. This brings up the question of what is a
> syndicated shows.
> If a show is posted to a RSS feed before been posted to HPR then it
> would be considered to be a syndicated show. However we have had
> resubmission of a series that was on a podcast that faded so probably
> noone heard them. Are theses shows now syndicated or do I schedule
> them as HPR shows ?
> We have also had submissions from a host that posts to the HPR FTP
> server and their own feed at the same time. Because of the delay in
> HPR scheduling they come out later than their own RSS feed. So are
> these also now syndicated ?
> I'd appreciate your feedback.
> Ken.

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