On 13 Jun 2014 Rob Kendrick wrote:
On Fri, Jun 13, 2014 at 03:41:52PM +0000, Cristopher Dewhurst wrote:
> Is this a Netsurf peculiarity or a Facebook one? If the latter, is
> there a workaround? You don't seem to be able to highlight and copy
> just the URL without activating it.
A Facebook one. They want to know who follows your link, so they
Exactly. Google does the same. The workaround is to save the link as
text, extract the embedded URL and replace the escaped characters (%2F
= / and &3A = : in your example). Once you get to the unescaped
ampersand it and all the rest is Facebook garbage which you can
Richard Porter http://www.minijem.plus.com/
Skype: minijem2 mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org
I don't want a "user experience" - I just want stuff that works.