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I've never heard of sessions being used with RSS feeds, but that doesn't mean it's not possible. Just that I don't know! My inclination is that you shouldn't use sessions with RSS feeds, however, as you wouldn't have a login system. If authentication is required, that could be indicated via a header value as part of the RSS request. 

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Here is what I did...

 

I added a value into the url link to the rss feed script.  (rss.php?x=somevalue). 

The rss.php script checks the value in the url using if(isset($_GET['x'])) against a value in the database. (Learned this in a book by Larry Ullman).  

 

Also checks out as valid rss when submitted to feedvaliator.com.

 

Do not need it to be super secure.

 

Thank you

David

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