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Is the RSS feed generated within the index action?
I tend to find that if I'm exposing a feed, it usually contains the
same info as the index action (although I might have to hide some
links from non-authenticated users)
Therefore, I can just do :except => :index

If you need to keep index locked down, move your feed to a feed action
and expose that using :except => :feed

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