Proposal to add and maintain the w3m package

Christopher Faylor
Sun Feb 27 15:15:00 GMT 2005

On Sun, Feb 27, 2005 at 09:15:13AM -0500, Bob Heckel wrote:
>On Sat, Feb 26, 2005 at 03:20:33PM -0500, Christopher Faylor wrote:
>> On Sat, Feb 26, 2005 at 02:32:20PM -0500, Bob Heckel wrote:
>> >Here are preliminary setup.hint's
>> >
>> >@ w3m
>> Can you explain what in the documentation suggested to you that you
>> needed to use this "@ w3m" tag?  I have read the setup.html web page
>> repeatedly and it seems really clear to me that it isn't required but
>> you are at least the third person who has recently submitted a
>> setup.hint with this.
>> I'd like to correct the documentation so that I don't have to keep
>> making this observation over and over again.
>The template's use of italics (
>confused me.  I knew I had to enter "some text" and guessed that
>because "package" was italicized too, I needed to enter that.  Plus, as
>Igor said (thanks for the helpful comments, Igor), I needed a way to
>distinguish w3m and gc hints.

You were taking something as a template which was just a list of all of
potential fields available in setup.hint.  I think you needed to read
the surrounding text.

Maybe we need to add a "Read This" section underneath or something.


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