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Re: New HTML parser HText interface committed to CVS

From: Bob_Racko <bobr@dprc.net>
Date: Wed, 06 Jan 1999 15:18:26 +0000
Message-ID: <36937EC2.33317A1F@dprc.net>
To: Henrik Frystyk Nielsen <frystyk@w3.org>
CC: www-lib@w3.org
thank you.
this is much appreciated!


Henrik Frystyk Nielsen wrote:

> A completely rewritten HText interface that makes it a lot easier to use
> the libwww HTML parser and also doesn't throw away tags or entities that
> are not defined in the libwww HTML DTD.
>
> The new interface is based on registering callbacks so that the application
> doesn't have to provide the old HText functions that it didn't use. The
> HTML parser itself has also improved as it now knows about several HTML 4.0
> tags.
>
> Finally, there are three new sample applications called showtags, showtext,
> and showlinks which illustrate how to use the new HText interface.
> Currently the line mode browser hasn't been updated so it doesn't compile
> for the moment.
>
> You can find these examples described at
>
>         http://www.w3.org/Library/Examples/#HTML
>
> There are a lot of files affected and so you should do a complete update
> before trying to compile.
>
> How to get it:
>
>         http://www.w3.org/Library/cvs.html#update
>
> How to recompile:
>
>         http://www.w3.org/Library/cvs.html#Easy
>
> Have fun!
>
> Henrik
> --
> Henrik Frystyk Nielsen,
> World Wide Web Consortium
> http://www.w3.org/People/Frystyk
Received on Wednesday, 6 January 1999 15:17:00 GMT

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