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Re: Text-mode User Agent for Microsoft Platform

From: david poehlman <poehlman1@comcast.net>
Date: Fri, 7 May 2004 19:18:18 -0400
Message-ID: <002701c43489$9592b440$6401a8c0@DAVIDPC>
To: "Matt May" <mcmay@w3.org>, "Matthew Smith" <matt@kbc.net.au>
Cc: "WAI Interest Group" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>

Yes, I have run a windows distribution of lynx and it provides a good test
bed and often, I use it because I like the interface.  The biggest drawback
is that it does not behave like a windows app in that I have to use my
screen review functions when working with it.

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Matt May" <mcmay@w3.org>
To: "Matthew Smith" <matt@kbc.net.au>
Cc: "WAI Interest Group" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Sent: Friday, May 07, 2004 6:54 PM
Subject: Re: Text-mode User Agent for Microsoft Platform



On May 7, 2004, at 3:15 PM, Matthew Smith wrote:
> I use Lynx for this myself (I work under Linux/XFree86), but don't
> want to have to go setting up Cygwin on his Microsoft machine.  What I
> would really like is a freely-distributable, text-mode, User Agent set
> up to run under Windows.

There are several non-Cygwin Windows builds of Lynx linked from the
Lynx releases page:

http://lynx.isc.org/release/

Hope this helps,
m
Received on Friday, 7 May 2004 19:19:52 UTC

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