[elinks-users] Following links creates new tabs.

Chris Jones cjns1989 at gmail.com
Mon Feb 7 18:13:20 PST 2011

On Mon, Jan 24, 2011 at 09:29:51PM EST, Chris Jones wrote:
> I'm looking at http://news.google.com and when I follow pretty much any
> of the links on the main page, I see that ELinks displays the
> corresponding news article in a new tab, so that after accessing half
> a dozen such articles, or even the same article half a dozen times,
> I end up with half a dozen ‘google news’ tabs. 
> This does not appear to be the case if I use the ‘seamonkey’ web browser
> instead of ELinks.
> Could anybody confirm that this is not due to a mistake in my
> configuratiion, which I doubt since I haven't changed anything lately
> and this behavior started a few weeks ago. 
> If recreatable, if there is a simple workaround to avoid this?
> As an aside, there used to be an #elinks channel on freenode, but
> I can't seem to be able to access it anymore. 
> Is it temporarily unavailable or is it gone for good?
> Thanks,
> cj

Any ideas..?

Another recent annoyance is that on many web pages I first see a popup
to the effect that my browser is ‘too old’ or something.. so I have to
hit the Escape key all the time before I can do any browsing. 

Anyone seen this, and found a workaround, maybe?



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