This was originally reported to Debian.

Specifying a setup url with a trailing slash (e.g. url: results in feeds generated with double-slashes in them e.g. RSS:




The solution is not to specify url with a trailing slash. But if you have done, and later remove it, the newly-generated RSS/Atom feeds will have different IDs causing duplicate posts in feed aggregators.

The request is to do one of

  • detect trailing slash on url and remove it
  • squash '//' to '/' in link-generation