[BL] Archive searching
keesan at sdf.lonestar.org
Mon Jan 15 17:57:27 EST 2007
On Tue, 16 Jan 2007, Greg Mayman wrote:
> I received a message this morning re the archive searching link on
> Steven's Basiclinux support page, that it has been fixed.
> Well, it still doesn't work on my computer with links2 under Ron
> Clarke's 50M loop distro of BL3..
It works for me in ext2 BL2 with links2, links-0.93, and lynx.
Since the search is with google on baslinux xxx, the sponsored links
include Free Sex Videos XXX and XXX Porn Naked Females Free Links to the
Hottest Ladies. Maybe xxx could be changed to 'topic'?
> If I could do a screen snapshot I could show you what I mean, but what i
> see is one line finishing with <A and the next line starting with HREF=
> and so on. This is all in plain font, not highlighted as a link, and
> clicking anywhere on the related characters does nothing.
You are seeing the underlying HTML with all the tags, rather than the
rendered version. Ron, does this also happen when you use your loop
version of BL?
Sometimes links does this when I try to use it with lynx as a downloader,
it displays raw HTML.
> In Arachne/DOS it shows up with only the word "here" highlighted as a
> link, as indeed should be the case here.
> I would very much like to add the link to my bookmarks, but as it stands
> I can't do so, or connect to it, other than by writing it down and
> typing it in. And so far, about six attempts have included typos.
You can bookmark it with links (ESC, F, bookmark link) but that won't help
When might you be brave enough to make a linux partition? Can you add a
> I leave it with you.
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