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Re: linemode diffs for HText callbacks

From: Henrik Frystyk Nielsen <frystyk@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 24 Jun 1999 15:51:28 -0400
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To: Rick Kwan <kenobi@coruscant.lightsaber.com>, www-lib@w3.org
At 10:10 6/24/99 -0700, Rick Kwan wrote:

>The diffs below allow the linemode browser to compile and run
>with libwww-5.2.6 and above.  The major enhancement is the use of
>callbacks registered to the HText interface.

Cool - committed - see


>A little work was done with the new stylesheet interface, but mainly
>so that the callbacks could compile.  But since the diffs don't take
>full advantage of this, the formatting that the browser did up to
>5.2.1 is now lost.  There is little visible difference between the
>outputs of the tiny and linemode browsers.  (But there is hope.)
>Special notes about the code:
>In HTBrowse.c,
>  * HTMainText and HTMainAnchor were defined in the old HText.h,
>    but have been removed.  Thus, they have migrated here.  It is
>    unclear to me how these should really be handled.

I don't think mainanchor is needed but maintext should probably be moved
into the line mode object.

>The diffs were tested on RedHat 5.0 and 5.2 Linux machines.

Seems to work great


Henrik Frystyk Nielsen,
World Wide Web Consortium
Received on Thursday, 24 June 1999 15:51:38 UTC

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