mutt and http//url???
kline at thought.org
Sat Mar 23 01:41:56 UTC 2013
On Fri, Mar 22, 2013 at 08:39:07PM -0400, Karl Vogel wrote:
> >> On Fri, 22 Mar 2013 14:36:15 -0700,
> >> Gary Kline <kline at thought.org> said:
> G> in the past couple years i've sub'd to the nytimes and other places
> G> where the http string is several dozens of bytes. in my mutt at least,
> G> there are "+" marks embedded at the beginning of each new lines. so
> G> that when i mouse lick on the url,
> Don't lick your mouse. That's gross.
but it was so tasty! 'specially with chocolatte syrup.
> G> i almost invariably get either Nothing from my browswer, or the wrong
> G> page.
> You might want to try urlview, bound to Ctrl-B in mutt by default. It's a
> screen-oriented program for extracting URLs from text files, putting
> them in a menu, and letting you run a command to view a specific item.
> If you're on a FreeBSD system, it's in /usr/ports/textproc/urlview.
this was one of the things I tried. I followed the instructions
exactly--with urlview and ^B. eventually I wound up with the
list but it was hard to decide which was the text!
maybe leave o ne konsole wide open on my 4th workspace
> Karl Vogel I don't speak for the USAF or my company
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