links/link2 have graphical modes as well [0].

[0] http://links.twibright.com/user_en.html#subch-running_in_graphics_mode

On Fri, Jun 19, 2015 at 9:02 AM, John Hupp <free...@prpcompany.com> wrote:
> On 6/18/2015 11:17 PM, Rugxulo wrote:
>> Hi,
>>
>> Keep in mind that I'm not very savvy about networking, so this is just
>> links (no pun intended!) to various things!
>>
>> On Thu, Jun 18, 2015 at 7:00 PM, John Hupp <free...@prpcompany.com> wrote:
>>> I installed Arachne on the current rig (Pentium 150, 64MB) and found
>>> that Google search returns a blank page, and DuckDuckGo produces some sort 
>>> of loop.
>>> I found a post or two on Vogons.org noting the same.
>> I don't know. Presumably Google is just pushing (too) hard these days
>> for everything to be HTTPS/SSL + Javascript and similar (which Arachne
>> doesn't support, IIRC). Heck, even YouTube and Gmail (partially) whine
>> about Iceweasel 22.0, which (AFAIK) is barely two years old.
>>
>>> Ready to settle for the speed and stability of text mode, I turned next
>>> to Lynx, but I couldn't seem to get a good download of Lynx 2.8.7.
>> I've not tried it, but iBiblio has this:
>>
>> 1). http://www.ibiblio.org/pub/micro/pc-stuff/freedos/files/net/lynx/2.8.7/
>>
>> There's also a newer 2.8.8 build by Juan for DJGPP (under
>> /beta/v2tk/), but it sounds very complicated to setup, so I never
>> bothered.
>>
>> 2). https://groups.google.com/forum/#!topic/comp.os.msdos.djgpp/flY264GkHV8
>>
>>> So I tried Dillo, which is graphical.  Though it thrashes the hard drive
>>> a fair amount, it did work in a quick checkout.  This was v3.02b from
>>> http://nanox-microwindows-nxlib-fltk-for-dos.googlecode.com/files/DILLODOS-302b.zip,
>>> written by Georg Potthast.
>> It's also available here:
>>
>> 3). 
>> http://sourceforge.net/projects/fltk-dos/files/Applications/Binary%20versions%20of%20FLTK%20applications/
>>
>> You could also try D+ (which evolved from Dillo-Win32, which I think
>> was loosely based upon Georg's work as well):
>>
>> 4). http://sourceforge.net/projects/dplus-browser/files/Releases/dplus-0.5b/
>>
>>> Perhaps someone here will have more to say on the topic of web browsers.
>> One of the better choices these days would be Links2:
>>
>> 5). http://links.twibright.com/
>> 6). http://www.ibiblio.org/pub/micro/pc-stuff/freedos/files/net/links/
>> 7). http://www.bttr-software.de/forum/board_entry.php?id=14199
>>
>> IIRC, the "lite" .EXE lacks both HTTPS/SSL and graphical support,
>> unlike the full version.
>
> The Ibiblio Lynx is just another mirror of the source, not a ready-to-go
> binary.
>
> At a glance, I didn't see anything to indicate how D+ is differentiated
> from or better than the latest Dillo, so I didn't try it.
>
> I did try Links2.  In just a quick test, it seemed to be a functional
> text mode browser.
>
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