Surprisingly, google still works fine in lynx.
- alex munkelwitz
On Fri, May 7, 2010 at 11:25 AM, Gary Johnson <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Arr! Thanks, matey! Done fixed 'er in Chrome licket-split like!
> Michael Evan Karpeles <[log in to unmask]> writes:
>> Howdy hackers,
>> Not happy with the revamp Google did on their homepage? I personally
>> think Google's new flashy interface and 'everything' side bar sucks.
>> After 5 minutes of searching for how to revert to the old Google
>> search look-n-feel, I considered writing a custom search script and
>> then putting it on my cems account. Instead, I realized that Google
>> hasn't updated other languages to have the same look and feel...
>> Obviously Google likes to have a little fun because they have a series
>> of languages / lingo's that start with xx- . There's borg, pirate,
>> hacker, elmer fudd, etc. The two that I liked were xx-hacker and
>> xx-pirate. So, I'm going to be a pirate or a hacker and set my new
>> homepage to either:
>> * http://www.google.com/webhp?hl=xx-pirate or
>> * http://www.google.com/webhp?hl=xx-hacker
>> Basically, this sets your 'lingo' aka language of choice and
>> conventions from the standard default of 'en' for English, to custom
>> xx-pirate' or 'xx-hacker'. Problem solved. Same great Google
>> searching, no annoying 'everything' sidebar, and the lingo is even
>> more to the savy 'n liken', aye matey? 101!!1_shift1!.
>> - Michael E. Karpeles