Re: [ hwg-main ] Re: background problem...HELP!!

Benjamin C. W. Sittler (bsittler@tcct.nmt.edu)
Mon, 15 Jan 1996 23:39:41 -0700 (MST)


Date: Mon, 15 Jan 1996 23:39:41 -0700 (MST)
From: "Benjamin C. W. Sittler" <bsittler@tcct.nmt.edu>
To: www-html@w3.org
Subject: Re: [ hwg-main ] Re: background problem...HELP!!
In-Reply-To: <v01530503ad20cc7850b0@[1.1.1.1]>
Message-Id: <Pine.SUN.3.91.960115233455.3365C-100000@pescado.tcct.nmt.edu>

On Mon, 15 Jan 1996, Geoff Narvronsen wrote:

> >At 10:03p 01/15/96, Hakon Lie wrote:
> >>Kynn Bartlett writes:
> >>
> >> > lilley <lilley@afs.mcc.ac.uk> wrote:
> >> > > Have a look at the Cascading Style Sheets (CSS1) specification. This
> >> > > allows you to specify two background colours which will be smoothly
> >> > > faded in a given direction.
> >> >
> >> > So how many browsers support this, and which ones?
> >>
> >>At this point there are three implementations: Arena, emacs-w3 and
> >>Tamaya.
> >
> >
> >And these run on all major OS's, right? <G>
> >
> >So please tell -- which specific OS does each of these run under? I am not
> >aware of any of these having been ported to MacOS, for example. Are these
> >for Unix System V Release 4, or BSD 4.3, or SunOS, or IRIX 5.3, or Windows
> >NT 3.5.1, or OS/2 Warp Connect, or OS/9, or AmigaDOS, or Atari TOS, or...
> >or... or... ???
> 
> emacs has been ported to windows, amiga, and macintosh (Atari?), as well as
> to all the UN*X type OS's (sunOS, all of the BSD's, UNIX, Linux, etc..)
> 
> the others i have never heard of (i'm new to this)

The source code for the latest version of Arena (beta-1c, I believe) is 
available, so any machine that's fairly standard and unixish that does X 
should be able to compile run it with no problem. (That was my impression 
after looking at http://www.w3.org/pub/WWW/Arena, anyhow.) 

Benjamin C. W. Sittler