./www/links, Lynx-like text WWW browser

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Branch: CURRENT, Version: 2.9, Package name: links-2.9, Maintainer: pkgsrc-users

Lynx-like text WWW browser, supporting frames, tables and JavaScript,
displaying pages during download, background downloads and more.

Package options: bzip2, links-xz, links-zlib

Master sites:

SHA1: 1202f1ade1075fa4f62e343702e5a0a22cdc2b13
RMD160: f7ef5b4418ea0bfde660eeaa6e6f2ccbe3f4aaa1
Filesize: 4015.032 KB

Version history: (Expand)

CVS history: (Expand)

   2014-12-30 15:47:25 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (5) | Package updated
Log message:
Update to 2.9:

=== RELEASE 2.9 ===

Sun Dec 21 15:08:30 CET 2014 mikulas:

	Work around some screen-corruption bugs in the OpenVMS terminal driver

Sun Nov 30 18:57:30 CET 2014 mikulas:

	Support mouse wheel in framebuffer (unfortunatelly we can't support it
	in text mode because when we instruct gpm to send us the wheel event,
	gpm stops drawing the cursor when the mouse is moved).

Tue Nov 25 22:07:12 CET 2014 mikulas:

	Pring "^" and "_" for <sub> and <sup> tags in \ 
text mode

Wed Nov  5 20:11:12 CET 2014 mikulas:

	An option to fake Firefox in the HTTP header. It modifies User-Agent and
	several other options to be more Firefox-like. This option is also
	automatically turned on when "Connect only via proxies or Socks (useful
	for tor)" is selected. It makes it safer to use Links with tor.

Sat Jul 26 16:16:15 CEST 2014 mikulas:

	Fixed quadratic complexity in the text renderer when exteremely long
	lines were used

Tue Jun 24 22:26:47 CEST 2014 mikulas:

	Do not print the character 0x9b if the display character set doesn't
	have it, because it is interpreted as a control character on the Linux

Sat May 17 16:51:18 CEST 2014 mikulas:

	An option to break long lines in <pre> sections

Thu May 15 20:02:52 CEST 2014 mikulas:

	Consume less memory when 8-bit gamma correction is used

Wed Apr 16 20:59:57 CEST 2014 mikulas:

	Updated the list of top level domains

Sat Apr  5 04:19:56 CEST 2014 mikulas:

	Use malloc_trim to return unused memory to the system

Thu Mar 27 02:25:09 CET 2014 mikulas:

	Support RFC5987 for filenames

Wed Mar 26 02:32:50 CET 2014 mikulas:

	Support StaticColor in the X-window driver

Tue Mar 25 03:58:45 cet 2014 mikulas:

	Fix crash on OS/2 if image is wider than 10921 pixels

Wed Mar 19 19:49:57 CET 2014 mikulas:

	Use clock_gettime if available

Sun Mar  2 03:54:47 CET 2014 mikulas:

	The ability to set screen margins for text mode and framebuffer

Mon Feb 24 18:15:08 CET 2014 mikulas:

	Fix palette corruption on framebuffer when links instance was terminated
	while it was not active

Sun Feb  2 21:50:48 CET 2014 mikulas:

	Improve the gif decoder to accept more images

Sun Feb  2 18:29:30 CET 2014 mikulas:

	Increase the amount of data read from the socket, it improves speed when
	loading big images

Fri Nov 29 01:22:43 CET 2013 mikulas:

	Accept "text/xml" as html type
   2014-10-09 16:07:17 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (1163)
Log message:
Remove pkgviews: don't set PKG_INSTALLATION_TYPES in Makefiles.
   2014-02-13 00:18:57 by Matthias Scheler | Files touched by this commit (1568)
Log message:
Recursive PKGREVISION bump for OpenSSL API version bump.
   2013-10-06 18:49:51 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (4) | Package updated
Log message:
Update links and links-gui to 2.8:

=== RELEASE 2.8 ===

Sat Sep 14 22:42:15 CEST 2013 mikulas:

	Fixed a memory leak if TIFF download was interrupted

Sat Aug 24 17:59:01 cet 2013 mikulas:


Sun Jul 14 23:35:49 CEST 2013 mikulas:

	Do not save lines starting with space to URL history on the disk
	(idea by Volker Schatz)

Sun Jul 14 23:35:28 CEST 2013 Volker Schatz <linksbrowser@volkerschatz.com>

	Do not misreport Date header value as last-modified date
		in the info box popping up on "=".
	New graphics glyphs

Wed May 15 00:44:53 CEST 2013 Samuli Suominen <ssuominen@gentoo.org>:

	Fixed file 045e.png. It was not compatible with libpng-1.6

Wed May 15 00:43:27 CEST 2013 mikulas:

	Test integers addition for overflow. This fixes possible crashes due to
	overflows, they could possibly be security-sensitive.

Sat Apr  6 19:00:07 CEST 2013 mikulas:

	Fixed a bug in Xwindow driver when images larger than 65536
	pixels were used
	Fixed some integer overflows when scaling images larger than 65536

Wed Jan  2 02:07:43 CET 2013 mikulas:

	OpenVMS port

Wed Dec 12 04:52:33 MET 2012 mikulas:

	Fixed invalid pointer comparison (comparing if NULL is smaller
	than non-NULL pointer) that could result in failures with certain

Wed Nov  7 22:43:45 CET 2012 mikulas:

	Fixed IPv6 detection on OpenBSD

Sat Sep 22 03:01:58 CEST 2012 mikulas:

	Fixed an internal error in decompressed file cache if Links
	was running out of memory and was freeing cached data

Wed Sep 19 22:40:04 MET 2012 mikulas:

	An option that allows the user not to save URL history

Sat Sep  1 18:26:50 CEST 2012 mikulas:

	An option to send do not track request

Thu Aug 16 04:19:58 CEST 2012 mikulas:

	Reduced CPU consumption when downloading big files

Tue Aug 14 21:52:43 CEST 2012 mikulas:

	Fixed a crash if the user selects "Save as" and the document has no
	header (the bug was introduced in Links 2.7pre1)

Tue Aug 14 21:01:39 CEST 2012 mikulas:

	Parse FTP directories on VMS FTP server

Mon Aug 13 21:39:09 CEST 2012 mikulas:

	Use a blocking pipe when communicating with the dns process, it
	fixes a possible error when system pipe buffer is too small

Mon Aug  6 23:31:44 CEST 2012 mikulas:

	Workaround for bugs on GNU Hurd

Sat Jul 28 01:21:18 CEST 2012 mikulas:

	data: url

Fri Jul 20 19:00:30 MET 2012 mikulas:

	Accept color in #xxx format (besides usual #xxxxxx)

Tue Jul 10 22:45:19 CEST 2012 mikulas:

	Fixed an infinite retry loop when the server terminates connection

Sun Jul  8 20:23:43 CEST 2012 mikulas:

	Fixed some races in the framebuffer driver that could result in
	display corruption if the user is switching virtual consoles too

Thu Jul  5 22:35:57 CEST 2012 mikulas:

	Don't save URLs with password to history file on a disk

Sat Jun 30 17:32:11 CEST 2012 mikulas:

	Fixed a rare bug where image alpha channel was not applied correctly
   2013-02-07 00:24:19 by Jonathan Perkin | Files touched by this commit (1351) | Package updated
Log message:
PKGREVISION bumps for the security/openssl 1.0.1d update.
   2012-10-28 07:31:10 by Aleksej Saushev | Files touched by this commit (600)
Log message:
Drop superfluous PKG_DESTDIR_SUPPORT, "user-destdir" is default these days.
   2012-07-01 17:53:49 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (2) | Package updated
Log message:
Update to 2.7:

=== RELEASE 2.7 ===

Sat Jun 23 23:02:47 CEST 2012 mikulas:

	Fixed a bug that horizontal line <hr> was not displayed when
	terminal was set to utf-8

Sat Jun 23 22:11:36 CEST 2012 mikulas:

	Fixed bad palette in framebuffer on TGA on Alpha

Sat Jun 23 20:06:38 CEST 2012 mikulas:

	Fixed a bug that \001 was displayed instead of a non-breaking space
	when converting to ascii

Po Jun 18 03:10:07 CEST 2012 mikulas:

	Support IPv6
	Support multiple addresses (try to connect to all of them)

Ne Jun 17 22:32:52 CEST 2012 mikulas:

	Fix memory leak in ftp

Tue Jun 12 02:31:05 MET 2012 progman:

	Fixed incorrect display when aspect ratio was changed
	while multiple windows were open

=== RELEASE 2.7pre1 ===

Sat Jun  2 13:47:17 MET 2012 mikulas:

	Fixed a bug that blocked URLs didn't work if proxy was used

Sun May 20 01:39:52 CEST 2012 mikulas:

	Support extended coordinates in xterm mouse reporting,
	avoid previous limit 222 on maximum possible coordinate

Tue May  8 23:13:55 MET 2012 mikulas:

	Use enter to scale image

Sun Apr 22 01:05:32 CEST 2012 mikulas:

	PMshell driver was hacked to support also Win32 api

Wed Apr 18 22:43:37 MET 2012 mikulas:

	HTTPS proxy
   2012-04-10 12:53:29 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (4) | Package updated
Log message:
Update to 2.6:

=== RELEASE 2.6 ===

Sat Apr  7 03:54:41 CEST 2012 mikulas:

	Fixed reads and writes out of memory in the xbm decoder
	It may have security implications

Mon Apr  2 05:34:15 CEST 2012 mikulas:

	Fixed character set in the window title in X11

Fri Mar 30 05:10:32 CEST 2012 mikulas:

	Check EINTR after each syscall to work around non-working SA_RESTART
	on some old Unices

Wed Mar 28 22:11:23 CEST 2012 mikulas:

	Fixed access out of allocated memory in the graphics renderer.
	It may have security implications --- although just two characters
	('-' and 0) were written to the unallocated area.

Tue Mar 27 21:49:38 CEST 2012 mikulas:

	Fixed an infinite loop in usemap when invalid html tag was processed

Sun Mar 25 04:46:43 CEST 2012 mikulas:

	Fixed a crash if the user runs links with pipe on stdin

Sun Mar 25 02:42:11 MET 2012 mikulas:

	Fixed inefficiency when moving or dragging mouse over big documents

Sat Mar 24 01:26:05 CET 2012 mikulas:

	Fixed inefficiency when displaying documents with long lines

Wed Mar  7 23:02:27 CET 2012 mikulas:

	Fix copy and paste of Unicode characters to/from Xwindow

Tue Feb 28 21:04:51 CET 2012 mikulas:

	Fixed visual glitches in the select box in text-mode UTF-8

Sun Feb 26 18:31:17 MET 2012 mikulas:

	Use key ' to move forward

Thu Feb 23 23:13:35 CET 2012 mikulas:

	Fixed access out of memory when pasting too long string from
	a clipboard

Thu Feb 23 00:52:09 CET 2012 mikulas:

	The NSS encryption library can cause browser lockup. Add a warning.
	The user should use OpenSSL instead of NSS.

Wed Feb 22 23:11:45 CET 2012 mikulas:

	Fix for big endian Xserver

Tue Feb 21 03:03:33 MET 2012 mikulas:

	Restrict textarea and input field width to screen size minus margins

Tue Feb 21 00:29:09 CET 2012 mikulas:

	Fixed saving formatted document when UTF-8 is used

Sun Feb 19 22:24:20 MET 2012 mikulas:

	Fixed a crash if the user selected "Frame at full-screen" in the menu
	and there was no page displayed in the current frame

Mon Feb 13 19:35:07 MET 2012 mikulas:

	Reload bookmarks if some other Links instance changes them

Mon Feb 13 18:37:41 MET 2012 mikulas:

	Fixed some messages about decompression errors when http authentication
	and compression was used at the same time

Sun Feb 12 18:32:26 MET 2012 mikulas:

	Display filename and percentage in the download menu

Sun Feb 12 17:50:01 MET 2012 mikulas:

	Fixed divide-by-zero crash in the download code

Sun Feb 12 15:22:12 MET 2012 mikulas:

	Continue downloads to partially downloaded file

Tue Feb  7 07:13:49 MET 2012 mikulas:

	Add information about versions of libraries

Tue Feb  7 00:39:28 cet 2012 mikulas:

	Fixed visual glitches in the list editor

Sun Feb  5 20:35:43 cet 2012 mikulas:

	Fixed integer overflows if file cache has more than 2GB

Mon Jan 23 21:54:19 MET 2012 mikulas:

	Don't compact <br> tags inside <pre> (fixes line numbers in
	source code viewer on github)

Mon Jan 23 03:23:07 CET 2012 mikulas:

	Support non-english keyboard in the Xwindow driver

Sun Jan 15 01:42:59 cet 2012 mikulas:

	When opening a new window, copy html options from the existing session

Sat Jan 14 22:59:53 cet 2012 mikulas:

	Support #! translation according to Google specification

Thu Jan  5 02:43:42 CET 2012 mikulas:

	Fixed reading of a freed memory if the user deletes a user program
	while a query box with user programs is displayed

Fri Dec 30 15:34:11 MET 2011 mikulas:

	Allow the user to set local IP address

Thu Dec 29 18:41:51 MET 2011 mikulas:

	Allow the user to change colors