Re: [dev] web browsers

From: Christoph Lohmann <>
Date: Sun, 10 Mar 2013 14:23:47 +0100


On Sun, 10 Mar 2013 14:23:47 +0100 hiro <> wrote:
> chrome doesn't work since web developers found out about new annoying
> features like autocomplete="off" and onpaste="return.
> I'm not accepting such pedantry, but still I sometimes need working
> javascript and cookies and popups and other such bullshit to
> automatically log in to the automatically logged out super serious
> business sites that I use to organise some parts of my life.
> does any suckless browser refuse to support these stupid features by
> default? is there a list of features not supported so I can check if
> my issues are not covered?

Run $(surf ‐ips) in the surf‐ script and everything is turned off
by default. Then activate the features you need per tag.

> in the end I want to keep scripts like $home/bin/ebay which would
> starts a single window with just logged-in ebay and apart from that be
> in a pristine state with no connection to anything else on my system
> or any other web site. This means when I kill, crash, close this shit
> it shall not leave anything else behind apart from my self-created
> script in bin.

Something like the Perl mechanize module is needed for the commandline,
but it hasn’t been done yet.


Christoph Lohmann
Received on Sun Mar 10 2013 - 14:23:47 CET

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