[nycbug-talk] Firefox release party and NYC tech community

George Georgalis george
Sun Nov 21 18:12:45 EST 2004

On Sun, Nov 21, 2004 at 01:58:13PM -0800, Pete Wright wrote:
>George Georgalis wrote:
>>for comparison, I removed all that and installed w3m...
>>c11# pkg_add -r w3m
>>Fetching http://gobsd.com/packages//Latest/w3m.tgz... Done.
>>Fetching http://gobsd.com/packages//All/boehm-gc-6.2_2.tgz... Done.
>that's good to know, is it able to handle images ok with just these 
>packages tho?  i would assume one would still need png/jpeg/etc support 
>lib's somewhere.

Why? What do you expect a text browser to do with images? download them?
All that's done is render the ALT tag and maybe use the height and width
for layout. The big plus is ability to render pages like what those soho
firewalls generate...

// George

George Georgalis, systems architect, administrator Linux BSD IXOYE
http://galis.org/george/ cell:646-331-2027 mailto:george at galis.org

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