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[REBOL] Re: No-white-web-proxy.r

From: brett::codeconscious::com at: 21-Dec-2001 23:35

> It essentially just blows away white backgrounds from html pages. > At its most brutal, it searches for the oft-occurring string "ffffff" and > replaces it with a specified colour, which I have set to be much easier > on the eye (well, my eye anyway).
Maybe you should just wear your sunnies :)
> Finally I feel comfortable surfing the web ! :-P (And to hell with all > those web designers who hardcode their colours.)
Oops, in this respect I guess my site will have offended you in the past. I intend to do a redesign and I'll attempt to lower the brightness factor as I'm finding it a bit glary too!
> I have some questions on the gui side, though: > If I have a window open, and I am waiting for > user events as well as web requests, will a > possibly lengthy user action (when pushing > on a button for example) deny any web requests?
I suspect this is a problem that Maarten in his Rugby project has tackled so you could have a look there for inspiration. Brett.