Re: Lynx

Tim Berners-Lee (
Thu, 10 Dec 92 08:21:06 +0100

Date: Thu, 10 Dec 92 08:21:06 +0100
From: Tim Berners-Lee <>
Message-Id: <>
To: (Lou Montulli)
Subject: Re: Lynx

>  From: (Lou Montulli)
>  Date: Wed, 9 Dec 92 14:03:47 CST
>  > 

>  > 

>  > (Anyone want to make an W3 gateway for hytelnet?)

>  Will this gateway re-write the links inside hytelnet documents to match
>  html?

That is the idea.  It can probably do it on the fly at every request, so
that if you want to keep your source in hytelnet format, then you can
do that. A special W3 server just converts it as it puts it onto the net
with each client query.


>  Rlogin code can be included in the client for systems without native Rlogin.
>  This is a very useful feature, is it unreasonable to include the code?

Not at all, that's a good point.  Pointers to the best portable source?

>  :lou