pre48-list-digest Thursday, December 10 1998 Volume 01 : Number 006
Ford Truck Enthusiasts - 1947 and Older trucks and vans
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Date: Wed, 09 Dec 1998 13:00:16 -0500
From: Ken Payne
Subject: FTE Pre48 - ADMIN: Chat
Notes on our web chat:
1. Windows95-Netscape will sometimes beep in versions prior to
4.0b3 when you hit the enter key.
2. Unfortunately, the implementation of earlier (pre 4.0) Java
on the Macintosh browsers leaves a lot to be desired. These
Macintosh versions of Netscape have some serious memory
problems. An article discussing some of the problems with
these versions can be found at:
Newer versions should work, but may have performance problems.
3. AOL uses a proxy server to access the Internet. The vast
majority of ISPs don't. With a proxy server, you are not
connected directly to the Internet. Chat will not work
with many proxy servers (including AOL's) and some
4. For PCs: To use it, you must be running Internet Explorer
3.0 (or later) or Netscape Navigator 3.0 (or later), or
another Java-enabled browser. For best results, we highly
recommend Internet Explorer 3.02 and Netscape 3.01, both
of which contain crucial bug fixes over their 3.0 versions.
5. Netscape Navigator 3.0 users (Standard or Gold versions):
You may very well experience a browser crash. This is due
to a memory leak problem in the Navigator software -- not
the Java code. We recommend upgrading to at least version
6. Netscape 3.x browsers on Linux have major Java problems.
7. Sometimes Internet Explorer 4 acts flakey (crashes).
8. When the telnet version is released (soon), you can use
telnet to chat instead of your browser. This may work
with AOL too.
9. If AOL does not work with telnet, we may consider adding
HTML CGI chat. This option will only be available if we
can afford to upgrade our server because HTML CGI chat
places an enormous load on the system.
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