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Re: OFF TOPIC: web servers (was Re: Tokana webification progress report)

From:Terrence Donnelly <pag000@...>
Date:Saturday, November 14, 1998, 15:25
At 12:24 PM 11/14/98 +0100, Joshua Shinavier wrote:
>> Geocities gives you 11 megs, is extremely easy to use and especially >> to upload to. Down points are all the annoying popup screens although >> there are ways to get rid of them. > >How? If you disable your browser's Java you don't get the popup windows, >but is there a way to get rid of them for Java-enabled browsers? Tripod >puts the Java code on each page, so you can alter it so that the popup >won't work -- I think the server just refreshes the code every now and then >anyways, though, so it wouldn't do any good. >
The Webpage author has to disable the pop-ups by placing the alternative banner ad on the page (it's called a geoguide - if your page has a geoguide, then it doesn't launch the popup window when it loads). There's nothing you can do from the client side to disable just the popups. -- Terry