[elinks-users] Following links creates new tabs.

Chris Jones cjns1989 at gmail.com
Wed Feb 16 00:10:05 PST 2011

On Tue, Feb 15, 2011 at 07:01:16PM EST, Miciah Dashiel Butler Masters wrote:
> On Tue, Feb 15, 2011 at 06:54:07PM -0500, Chris Jones wrote:
> >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.
> [...]

> Check Setup -> Options manager -> Document -> Browsing -> Links ->
> Handling of target=_blank (document.browse.links.target_blank).  Is it
> set to 0?

Thanks.. it was set to ‘1’.. sorry I didn't find it.. I was looking in
the wrong place.

> On Mon, Jan 24, 2011 at 09:29:51PM EST, Chris Jones wrote:

> [...]

> >As an aside, there used to be an #elinks channel on freenode, but
> >I can't seem to be able to access it anymore.

> [...]
> It still exists.  What happens when you try to access it?

Er... I ‘join’ it.. :-)

Must've been down temporarily for some reason..

Apologies for the noise and thanks a bunch for the tab solution.. was
really beginning to freak me out.


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