Plugins 〉RSS/Atom


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RSS/Atom

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RSS/Atom Data Source for Grafana

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Introduction

The RSS/Atom data source is a plugin for Grafana that retrieves RSS/Atom feeds and allows visualizing them using Dynamic Text and other panels.

RSS/Atom Data Source for Grafana | News feed tutorial for Grafana Dashboard

Requirements

  • Grafana 9 and Grafana 10 are required for major version 3.
  • Grafana 8.5 and Grafana 9 are required for major version 2.
  • Grafana 8 is required for major version 1.

Getting Started

RSS/Atom data source can be installed from the Grafana Catalog or utilizing the Grafana command line tool.

For the latter, use the following command.

grafana-cli plugins install volkovlabs-rss-datasource

Highlights

  • Supports RSS 2.0, RSS 1.0 and Atom.
  • Works great with Dynamic Text visualization panel.
  • Returns Channel (Feed) data, Items (Entries) or both as separate data frames.
  • Extract and parse as additional fields:
    • Image from Meta.
    • H4 and Image from the Encoded content.
    • Media:Group for YouTube.
  • Filter items/entries based on the selected Time Range.
  • Allows specifying URL parameters with dashboard variables.

Documentation

SectionDescription
Dynamic TextDemonstrates how to display feed using Dynamic Text panel.
ProvisioningDemonstrates how to automatically provision the Data Source.
Release NotesStay up to date with the latest features and updates.

Feedback

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License

Apache License Version 2.0, see LICENSE.

Installing RSS/Atom on Grafana Cloud:

For more information, visit the docs on plugin installation.

Change Log

3.0.1 (2023-08-02)

Bugfix

  • Remove root URL http://localhost:3000 added during migration to Plugin Tools

3.0.0 (2023-07-26)

Breaking changes

  • Requires Grafana 9 and Grafana 10

Features / Enhancements

  • Update tests with testing-library/react (#50)
  • Migrate to Plugin Tools 1.5.2 (#51)
  • Update to Node 18 and npm (#51)
  • Update to Grafana 10.0.0 (#51)
  • Add E2E Cypress testing (#52)
  • Remove Grafana 8.5 support (#56)
  • Update ESLint configuration (#56)

2.4.0 (2023-04-08)

Features / Enhancements

  • Update to Grafana 9.4.7 (#44)
  • Update CI and Release workflows (#45)
  • Update Documentation, Provisioning (#46)
  • Add URL parameters with variables support (#47, #48)

2.3.0 (2022-11-16)

Features / Enhancements

  • Update to Grafana 9.1.4 (#36)
  • Add Compatibility Check Workflow (#37)
  • Update CI to Node 16 and Synchronize with Release workflow (#39)
  • Update to Grafana 9.2.2 (#40)
  • Update CI to upload signed artifacts (#41)

2.2.0 (2022-08-25)

Features / Enhancements

  • Add YouTube video in README (#32)
  • Rebuild based on 9.1.1 (#35)

2.1.0 (2022-06-23)

Features / Enhancements

  • Add YouTube fields parsing and refactoring (#31)

2.0.0 (2022-06-17)

Breaking changes

  • Requires Grafana 8.5+ and 9.0+

Features / Enhancements

  • Rebuild based on 9.0.0 (#30)

1.7.0 (2022-05-21)

Features / Enhancements

  • Support Feed URL with query parameters (#28)

1.6.2 (2022-05-13)

Breaking changes

  • Requires Grafana 8.3.0 or newer.

1.6.1 (2022-05-13)

Features / Enhancements

  • Clarify Breaking change introduced in 1.6.0 (#24)
  • Refactor API tests and set parsing rss.channel.item as array always (#25)
  • Improve test coverage (#26)

1.6.0 (2022-05-12)

Breaking changes

  • Automatic parsing of author.name and media:thumbnail.url fields break templates who uses them. To fix it, just replace it with author and media:thumbnail. Thanks to @vfauth for testing.

Features / Enhancements

  • Rebuild based on 8.5.2 (#23)

Bug fixes

  • Can't parse GitHub releases feed (#21)

1.5.0 (2022-04-25)

Features / Enhancements

  • Add Provisioning instructions to README (#16)
  • Rebuild using 8.4.3 (#17)
  • Adding RSS 1.0 support (#19)
  • Rebuild based on 8.5.0 (#20)

1.4.0 (2022-02-18)

Features / Enhancements

  • Rebuild using 8.3.6 (#13)
  • Rebuild using 8.4.0 and use PluginCheck v2 (#14)
  • Select items/entries based on the selected Time Range (#3)

1.3.1 (2022-02-02)

Bug fixes

  • Google Workspace Atom feed failed #11

1.3.0 (2022-01-24)

Features / Enhancements

  • Update README with link to the Grafana Marketplace (#8)
  • Rebuild using 8.3.4 (#6)

1.2.0 (2022-01-11)

Features / Enhancements

  • Signed as Community datasource plugin (#7).

1.1.0 (2021-12-27)

Features / Enhancements

  • Extract <img src="X"> from the <figure> (#5)
  • Extract Guid's text from the <guid> (#5)
  • Update dashboards layout

1.0.0 (2021-12-26)

Features / Enhancements

  • Supports RSS 2.0 and Atom.
  • Works great with Dynamic Text panel by Marcus Olsson (marcusolsson-dynamictext-panel).
  • Initial release based on the Volkov Labs Abc Data source template.