Netscape Navigator runs on many different operating systems; the information here applies to all versions. File and directory paths are given in Windows format (with backslashes separating directory names). For Unix versions, the directory paths are the same, except slashes instead of backslashes separate directories.
Note: Figures that show screens were created using Windows NT. Screens on your
platform may look different.
This book uses Uniform Resource Locators (URLs) of the form
In these URLs, server represents the name of the server on which you are running LiveWire, such as "
research1" or "
www," and domain represents your Internet domain name, such as "
netscape.com" or "
uiuc.edu." If you have configured your proxy, you might not need to specify your domain name when the client itself is within the domain. In general, italic items in URLs are variables, and items in normal Courier font are literals.
This book uses the following typographical conventions: