This should have been easy. But, I am dorking something up.
I am trying to point FeedMe to a local file.
In Finder, the file is located under
/Users/shellyar/Desktop. I also tried `file:////Users/shellyar/Desktop'. Neither worked.
This is fixed in 3.0.0-beta.10. Additionally you can use the concept of aliases in your URL for all sorts of variables:
Which would be related to your web root.