[elinks-users] Compile problem

witekfl witekfl at poczta.onet.pl
Tue Jan 3 04:20:32 PST 2012

Lars Bjørndal <lars <at> lamasti.net> writes:

> > Are you sure, you got the latest sources of ELinks?
> > Recent changes were made in November 2011.
> Thank you for pointing this out. I'm certainly not very familiar with
> git, and, if I remember correctly, I did 'git checkout' from the elinks
> directory. Maybe this isn't what I should have done to update it.

git pull
for the update.

> Anyway, now I was able to compile elinks with ECMAScript. I still have
> some odd issues:
> - Elinks crashes, and terminates, if activating some links in my digital bank
>   account. This happens also if I turn ECMAscript off.

Did you try to compile with --disable-sm-scripting?

> - Using Elinks from within screen, raises problems. The terminal beeps
>   at every new page load, and the terminal is confused somehow, because
>   it also beeps when changing screen number. I can workaround this by
>   attaching to the screen session after setting TERM=vt100, but that
>   leads to other odd situations with other programs, like emacs.

What is the value of the the TERM before invoking screen (echo $TERM) and after?

You can change terminal settings in the ELinks (F9 -> Setup -> Terminal options 
or o (Option manager) -> Terminals). Start changing with the color mode.

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