WAIS -> WWW Gateway and Titles

David Bianco (bianco@giant.larc.nasa.gov)
Mon, 28 Feb 1994 14:15:59 --100

Mark Krause writes:
> Has anyone developed a WAIS to WWW gateway that will present a
> user-friendly title (i.e. the text between <TITLE> and </TITLE>)
> instead of the sometimes cryptic URL that is currently presented
> to the user?
> --
> Mark A. Krause mkrause@mitre.org
> The MITRE Corporation Mail Stop W273
> 7525 Colshire Drive (703)883-7642 (Voice)
> McLean, VA 22102 (703)883-6809 (Fax)

Hmm... no gateway, but I do have a version of freeWAIS which
recognizes the HTML type and picks the <TITLE></TITLE> pair out
exactly as you suggest. I've got patches to freeWAIS-0.202 if anyone
wants 'em...