Re: www linemode browser changes (tweaks really)

Henrik Frystyk Nielsen (
Thu, 2 Jun 94 17:42:06 +0100


Reply to Tony Sanders:

>Below is a replacement LineMode/Implementation/DefaultStyles.c that is a
>little bit more "friendly" looking (at least to my eyes). Maybe you'll
>like it better also, maybe not.
>I would really like to do some more hacking on the output but alas, I
>haven't the time right now. Just in case anyone is interested, here are
>a couple of suggestions for formatting the output a little nicer still:
>Headers could look something like this:
>Header Level2
>Header Level3
>And lists should have bullets:
> Some text leading into the paragraph
> * Item1
> * Item2, this item is
> very long
> * Item3
> More text in next para.

Well, I have just put it in and showed it to Tim...

Hmmm I guess that what I have learned is that taste is difficult to discuss

I think the solution is to put in a new command line option saying

- userinterface <classic> | <modern>

Now, I know somebody will reply - why not

- userinterface non-existant

but then I will just start to talk about the unknown powers of the Line Mode
Browser ;-)