Re: doc-base: next proposal for doc policy
On Fri, 4 Jul 1997, Yann Dirson wrote:
> Christian Schwarz writes:
> > On Thu, 3 Jul 1997, Yann Dirson wrote:
> > > Clint Adams writes:
> > > > > documentation ONLY as HTML ? I remember seeing there was a local HTML
> > > > > browser in the distribution, but I think it uses X. I have at work a
> > > >
> > > > Am I missing something? As far as I know, both lynx and Netscape are
> > > > capable of reading local files without needing to contact a server.
> > >
> > > AFAI can guess, both should not be able to issue CGI requests without
> > > an HTTP server running.
> > Lynx and some versions of netscape can uncompress .html.gz on-the-fly
> > without the need of a HTTP server/CGI script.
> That was not the problem I had in mind. I was merely thinking about
> access to the search-engine that seem to be necessary (and at least
> will be very useful...)
Ok. But the seach-engine will be optional too. Only the people with web
servers will be able to run it (unless we find another way to do it
-- Christian Schwarz
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