On 29 Feb, James Bursa <james(a)semichrome.net> wrote:
On Saturday 28 February 2004 22:00, Michael Gerbracht wrote:
> [Problems with NetSurf and VRPC]
Does accessing a site by IP address, eg. http://22.214.171.124/
) work? If it works, this indicates something wrong with DNS.
Type *Show Inet$Resolvers in a TaskWindow, and check that this is a
space-separated list of DNS servers.
Yes, thanks, that was the reason. There was no DNS entry at all and after
entering one it works very well.
Otherwise, please send me !NetSurf.stderr.
> Then I tried a local HTML file on my harddisc but this refused
> either. Just nothing happend - is dragging HTML files to the iconbar or
> to the window not suppored, yet?
Dragging files in is not implemented, but double-clicking a HTML file
the Filer will work, as long as NetSurf is on the iconbar.
That works, too. Didn't try before because I had another browser running at
the same time who opened the website.
I have to say that I am very impressed by NetSurf. At the beginning of the
project I thought it is just another try and that the project is to hugh to
be ever "completed".
But now it was even possible to load rather complex sites like
they look really good. Seems to have some problems with easier sites like
- but I'm sure that will be solved in future. And the
history-thumbnail-feature is really nice!