Journal: News & Comment

Thursday, August 21, 2003
# 3:12:00 PM:

Super-basic posting, and making Lynx work on Mac OS X

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I've just discovered that Blogger lets me post to this journal using the text-only Unix Lynx web browser. Pretty neat.

Here's what it looks like:

[Blogger lo-fi in Lynx]

You can download a Mac OS X version of Lynx from OSXGNU, but on my system to make it work I had to run the installer, then go into the Mac OS X Terminal and type:

set path = ($path /usr/local/bin)

which I found on an errata page at the O'Reilly site. After that, typing lynx in the Terminal command line just works.

I promise my next post will not be about computers. Really.


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