Blog by Sumana Harihareswara, Changeset founder

16 Jun 2002, 21:48 p.m.

In the nongraphical web browser lynx, if you use the…

Hi, reader. I wrote this in 2002 and it's now more than five years old. So it may be very out of date; the world, and I, have changed a lot since I wrote it! I'm keeping this up for historical archive purposes, but the me of today may 100% disagree with what I said then. I rarely edit posts after publishing them, but if I do, I usually leave a note in italics to mark the edit and the reason. If this post is particularly offensive or breaches someone's privacy, please contact me.

In the nongraphical web browser lynx, if you use the left-arrow key to access the previously viewed web page but there is no previous web page, you get this message: "You are already at the first document". Now that I've read Microserfs, this reminds me of the following excerpt:

Q. What animal would you be if you could be an animal?
A. You are already an animal.