better fix developed on #httpd channel
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@@ -26,3 +26,11 @@ I wonder if it would be worth making the po plugin generate apache
 [type map files](http://httpd.apache.org/docs/2.0/mod/mod_negotiation.html#typemaps).
 That should avoid this problem.
 --[[Joey]]
+
+Update: A non-intrusive fix is to add this to apache configuration. 
+This tunes the "quality" of the rss and atom files, in an apparently currently
+undocumented way (though someone on #httpd suggested it should get documented).
+Result is that apache will prefer serving index.html. --[[Joey]] 
+
+       AddType application/rss+xml;qs=0.8 .rss
+       AddType application/atom+xml;qs=0.8 .atom