Re: [dev] A chance for a suckless web?

From: Markus Teich <>
Date: Mon, 12 Oct 2015 01:43:30 +0200


Christoph Lohmann wrote:
> I found the AMP project [0], which seems to be a standard to have easy
> rendering of webpages on mobile devices. It only allows a subset of the HTML
> tags but forces at least one Javascript script file to be run. If the content
> could be displayed without the JS being mandatory to decrypt the content this
> would be a chance to have a more simple way of browsing the web.

funny, how google often manages to propose new standards and not adhere to
them themselves… [0]

> First you have an AMP browser (lynx, w3m, dillo etc. can easily handle this
> subset of features) and on full HTML surf is run.

If AMP is actually adopted a shell wrapper around surf should be easy to write.


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