[Tfug] Rewriting HTML links?

Angus Scott-Fleming angussf at geoapps.com
Fri Oct 15 07:39:08 MST 2010

On 13 Oct 2010 at 17:19, Claude Rubinson  wrote:

> I'm running into an annoyance with my new University's website.  For
> most (all?) of the email addresses the link isn't actually a mailto
> address but, instead, a link to a contact form with CAPTCHA.  Is it
> possible to fix this client-side?  I'm thinking that maybe there's an
> extension that I can use with a regexp to recognize the email address
> rewrite the HTML link Or, heck, just remove it so that I stop clicking
> on the damn thing.  (Along those lines, another solution might be to
> always color mailto links differently.  Is that a possibility?)

Can you highlight the email address?  IOW is the email address text or a 
graphic showing the address?  If it's text, you could write a bookmarklet to 
fire off the email client using the highlighted text.
Angus Scott-Fleming
GeoApps, Tucson, Arizona
Security Blog: http://geoapps.com/

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