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Links

Links is a graphics and text mode web browser, released under GPL. Although Links supports graphics mode (mouse or touchscreen required) on X Window System (link Nano-X) or directfb and Linux Framebuffer.

Building

You can enable Links in your user/vendor settings.

Network Applications  --->
  [*] links

Examples

The below screen shot is taken on the BF548-EZkit (DirectFB):

root:~> links -g www.google.com

     =======================|  DirectFB 1.1.1  |=======================
          (c) 2001-2007  The DirectFB Organization (directfb.org)
          (c) 2000-2004  Convergence (integrated media) GmbH
        ------------------------------------------------------------

(*) DirectFB/Core: Single Application Core. (2008-01-30 12:22)
(*) Direct/Thread: Running 'VT Switcher' (CRITICAL, 244)...
(*) Direct/Thread: Running 'Keyboard Input' (INPUT, 245)...
(*) DirectFB/Input: Keyboard 0.9 (directfb.org)
(*) Direct/Thread: Running 'Linux Input' (INPUT, 246)...
(*) DirectFB/Input: gpio-keys (1) 0.1 (directfb.org)
(*) Direct/Thread: Running 'Linux Input' (INPUT, 247)...
(*) DirectFB/Input: bf54x-keys (2) 0.1 (directfb.org)
(*) Direct/Thread: Running 'tslib Input' (INPUT, 248)...
(*) DirectFB/Input: tslib touchscreen 0 0.1 (tslib)
(!) Direct/Modules: Could not open module directory `/usr/lib/directfb-1.1-0/gfxdrivers'!
    --> No such file or directory
(*) DirectFB/Graphics: Generic Software Rasterizer 0.6 (directfb.org)
(*) DirectFB/Core/WM: Default 0.3 (directfb.org)
(*) FBDev/Mode: Testing 480x272 RGB24
(*) FBDev/Mode: Preparing switch to 480x272 RGB24
(*) FBDev/Mode: Testing 480x272 RGB24
(*) FBDev/Mode: Preparing switch to 480x272 RGB24
(*) FBDev/Mode: Testing 480x272 RGB24
(*) FBDev/Mode: Preparing switch to 480x272 RGB24
(*) FBDev/Mode: Testing 480x272 RGB24
(*) FBDev/Mode: Preparing switch to 480x272 RGB24
(*) FBDev/Mode: Testing 480x272 RGB24
(*) FBDev/Mode: Preparing switch to 480x272 RGB24
(*) FBDev/Surface: Allocated 480x272 24bit RGB24 buffer at offset 0 and pitch 1440.
(*) FBDev/Mode: (Post)Setting 480x272 RGB24
(*) FBDev/Mode: Switched to 480x272 (480x272) at 24 bit RGB24 (wanted RGB24).
(!) DirectFB/FBDev: Panning display failed (x=0 y=0 ywrap=0 vbl=0)!
    --> Invalid argument
(*) FBDev/Mode: Testing 480x272 RGB24
(*) FBDev/Mode: Preparing switch to 480x272 RGB24
(*) FBDev/Mode: (Post)Setting 480x272 RGB24