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Re: [O] [OT] A new web browser‽

From: Eric Abrahamsen
Subject: Re: [O] [OT] A new web browser‽
Date: Mon, 11 Apr 2016 07:57:00 +0800
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Richard Lawrence <address@hidden> writes:

> Eric Abrahamsen <address@hidden> writes:
>> I installed the eww-lnum package right away, as that provides the main
>> functionality I liked from Conkeror: hit a key, and pick a link to do
>> something with. Rather strangely, the KeySnail plugin for Firefox seems
>> to do everything *but* this, which I thought was weird since, if you're
>> going to control your browser through the keyboard, following links is
>> generally the main thing you want to do. I've only had it for a few
>> hours, though, so maybe I'm missing something.
> IIUC, Firefox actually has this behavior out of the box: press ' (single
> quote) and start typing the link text.  I was surprised and pleased to
> learn about that when I first found it.  That may be why it isn't
> included in KeySnail.

Clearly I've been away from the "normal browser world" for too long -- I
had no idea Firefox did this...

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