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Re: single browser intranets

From: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 27 Oct 1999 18:38:26 -0400 (EDT)
To: Scott Luebking <phoenixl@netcom.com>
cc: poehlman@clark.net, sweetent@home.com, unagi69@concentric.net, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.20.9910271834420.23920-100000@tux.w3.org>
Presumably it is a configuration option - it just does it automatically to


On Wed, 27 Oct 1999, Scott Luebking wrote:

  Hi, Charles
  How does a user tell lynx to display it?
  > Scott, this sounds like precisely the kind of function that led the authors
  > of HTML to include provision for something like
  > <LINK rel="Help" href="aboutEverything" hreflang="en">
  > This works very well on such hi-tech browsers as Lynx, and does not require
  > any magic popups. It is documented in the HTML 4.0 spcification fairly
  > clearly. If this had been implemented by the people who agreed that it should
  > be part of a recommendation, or asked for before people went off into
  > proprietary solutions, we would have a very simple method of getting help
  > about pages.
  > (It is still in the spec...)
  > Charles McCN

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