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From "Andrew C. Oliver" <acoli...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [News] Interesting article: Web Access Disabled by '90s Design
Date Sat, 09 Nov 2002 17:56:47 GMT
links sucks.  lynx 4ever.

Nicola Ken Barozzi wrote:

>
> Bert Van Kets wrote:
>
>> Hmmm, I don't get the problem.  The Forrest skin looks super with the 
>> images turned off.  Why would these images bother these people?
>> Check the site with Lynx or Opera with the images turned off (press g 
>> when viewing the site).
>> If the images of the skin bother people, what about images in the 
>> content itself?  Would we all need to build sites without images?
>
>
> Specifically, it has been said that the site is ugly when seen in the 
> "links" text browser (not lynx, in that it's ok).
>
> This will prevent the skin to be used generally at Apache.
>
> If we can get round this it would be great :-)
>
>> Bert
>>
>>
>> At 12:44 9/11/2002 +0100, you wrote:
>>
>>> Web Access Disabled by '90s Design
>>> http://www.eweek.com/article2/0,3959,662475,00.asp
>>>
>>> The gifs in our interface used to space and to add the rounded edges 
>>> are
>>> bugging some of our users; what do you think we should do?
>>>
>>> 1) remove them all
>>> 2) provide a link similar to the pdf one for a more simple-layout 
>>> version
>>>
>>> I go with 2)
>>>
>>> -- 
>>> Nicola Ken Barozzi                   nicolaken@apache.org
>>>             - verba volant, scripta manent -
>>>    (discussions get forgotten, just code remains)
>>> ---------------------------------------------------------------------
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