[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: lynx-dev lynx -show_cursor

From: Ismael Cordeiro
Subject: Re: lynx-dev lynx -show_cursor
Date: Thu, 31 Aug 2000 17:19:16 -0400 (EDT)

On Thu, 31 Aug 2000, Neil Graham wrote:

> I am runing a Linux system, using bash as my shell.  I have lynx
> 2.8.3rel.1 with SSL support.  In my .bash_profile file, I have the line: 
>       alias lynx='lynx -show_cursor'
> When I type
>       lynx
> the cursor remains stubbornly at the bottom of the screen.  When I type
>       lynx -show_cursor
> the cursor obediently apears on the first link.  Why is this?  

I don't know why but it correctly works both ways with lynx2.8.4dev.7.

> A closely related problem:  I have found that, since about 2.8.2, when one
> selects ``show cursor on'' in the Lynx options menu, and requests that
> options be saved, the change will only hold during the current session
> (i.e., won't be saved). I haven't noticed this problem with any other
> fields in the ``options'' form. I found the same behaviour in the various
> developmental versions of 2.8.4 that I've played with.

On lynx2.8.4dev.7 "show cursor" is saved.

I'm using FreeBSD with tcsh.

      |                                                                |
      | ISMAEL CORDEIRO            | mailto:address@hidden        |
      | Production sound mixer     |    |
      | Montréal - Québec - Canada | |

; To UNSUBSCRIBE: Send "unsubscribe lynx-dev" to address@hidden

reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]