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I'm creating a CMS and have lots of legacy code from other applications. I'm wondering should I bother providing other syndication formats except rss 2? I'm inclined to say no but was wondering what other peoples opinions were.

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I would say either RSS2 or Atom, pick one. Any modern reader should be able to handle either.

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+1 They're the two common ones. – Martijn Verburg Nov 11 '10 at 18:21

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