w3m patch : improved readability

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Mon Nov 30 10:33:13 PST 2009


Alexander Haley wrote:
> Hello,
> 
> I've been building LFS on a system for which X consumes too many
> resources -- and therefore have been spending my time reading the LFS
> Book in w3m . I noticed that this presentation lacks enough of an
> eye-catching display for <PRE></PRE> text --- and since the build
> instructions are wrapped in PRE blocks ... there have been times I
> missed a build instruction simply because I visually didn't recognize
> it was there...
> 
> Therefore - this patch. It preceeds and follows all PRE block text
> with a <HR> line of dashes. Take it or leave it. I am finding it very
> helpful to avoid missing instructions.
> 
> This is the first time ever I have emailed a patch to anyone anywhere.
> It should simply "work" if you put it into the w3m-0.5.2 directory,
> and type:
> 
> patch -i w3m-0.5.2-PRE_standout.patch
> 
> it alters the "file.c" source file.

This would probably be more useful as a hint.

http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/hints/howtowrite.html

If you write the hint, I'll put it in the hints repository.

   -- Bruce




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