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user-inactivated  ·  2201 days ago  ·  link  ·    ·  parent  ·  post: What are you working on today?

"Today" isn't really the best time scale for me to use; I'm only a hobbyist. Today, I'm not doing anything other than mulling things over in the background while I'm at work. That said, the thing that I'm mulling over is writing a text based web browser.

To do that, I need to get a better understanding of how browsers work in general, so I have started reading these articles:

http://limpet.net/mbrubeck/2014/08/08/toy-layout-engine-1.html

This is probably too big of a task for me to take on, but it seems interesting. If I'm lucky, maybe I'll end up with something that'll work on hubski. My browser of choice barfs all over the place: