[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.