"Smartness-free" web browser?

Valeri Galtsev galtsev at kicp.uchicago.edu
Fri Feb 15 15:36:45 UTC 2019

On 2/15/19 9:23 AM, Arthur Chance wrote:
> On 15/02/2019 15:18, Valeri Galtsev wrote:
>> Dear Experts,
>> I am looking for "Smartness-free" web browser. In the past I was using
>> midori, but today I was bitten in my backside by "smartness" introduced
>> into latest midori.
>> Why. I have a bunch of machines with older 3ware RAIDs. The last I loved
>> for having web interface. To the contrary to command line, especially in
>> case of hardware RAID management, it is much more difficult to screw up
>> when using GUI.
>> In the past, when firefox went all the way about SSL certificates,
>> midori was my life preserver. I do access these RAID web interfaces
>> locally, and I do know what's going on inside these machines... I can
>> disable SSL in 3ware RAID daemon (this time it just doesn't accept
>> certificates 3ware daemon presents - to way for me to affect that that I
>> can find) but... I just don't like some piece of software thinking it is
>> smarter than I am when I use it. Dough.
>> Any suggestions, anybody?
> Depending on how much graphic decoration the GUI uses, maybe a text
> based browser like lynx might serve your needs?

Thanks for suggestion!

Alas, 3ware uses frames which lunx doesn't support...


Valeri Galtsev
Sr System Administrator
Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics
Kavli Institute for Cosmological Physics
University of Chicago
Phone: 773-702-4247

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