Subject: Re: Alpha FAQ (was Re: post-installation oddity on AlphaPC164SX)
To: der Mouse <mouse@Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA>
From: David Brownlee <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 05/20/1999 16:29:24
On Thu, 20 May 1999, der Mouse wrote:

> Is there a web-staff list or anything like that that would be a better
> place to discuss this?  I doubt most of the port-alpha crowd really
> cares about the details of HTML commenting....
	That would be - its a closed list but its not
	difficult to get on if you really want to :)

> > And we tested those pages in Netscape and Exploder.  I tested some of
> > the alpha pages in Grail, Plume, and S-Scape, too.  I don't remember
> > if I looked at the FAQ, though.
> I was using Lynx.  I do fuzzily recall that when building it I had an
> option whether I wanted it to do comments the right way or the
> wrong-but-common way, and of course I picked the former.  This sort of
> thing is probably what that was all about.  (Perhaps there should be an
> option to do it whichever way but flag anything for which the two ways
> differ...hmm.)

	I tend to weblint when I comit to htdocs, but it didn'td pick up
	the 'odd' comment usage.


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