[linux-elitists] educational HTML mail needed

Joakim Ziegler joakim@helixcode.com
Wed Jul 19 14:16:15 PDT 2000

On Wed, Jul 19, 2000 at 01:57:42PM -0700, Deirdre Saoirse wrote:
> On Wed, 19 Jul 2000, Vinnie Chassot wrote:

>> On Wed, 19 Jul 2000, Joakim Ziegler wrote:
>>> I particularly like <img src="file://c/con/con">, mostly for its instant
>>> effect. Works only on Win, of course, and not even on all browsers, but where
>>> it works, it's *beautiful*.
>> Clue me -- I have no clue what that does.

> Actually, the source is wrong. It should be <img src="C:\CON\CON"> which
> means, from the console driver, feed the file "CON" (which doesn't
> exist) in as the image source. It can be a big harf-o-matic.

Actually, I just left out a /, it should be file:///c/con/con (although I
suppose c:\con\con might work, I'm not sure how strict modern browsers are
with local file URLs (not exactly something you use a lot).

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