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w3m: Text mode browser


Really old school browsing...
I needed to convert a page of HTML to text on the fly, and one of the best tools Ive found for that is w3m. Its also a pretty good, if extremely basic, Web browser if all you need to do is read pages on the Web.

Why muck with a text-mode browser? Certainly not because its full-featured. Firefox, Chrome, Konqueror, or Opera, any other modern browser will get you more bang for the buck than w3m though w3ms rendering speed is pretty impressive. But w3m has a few features that you wont find in other browsers that make it worth having around.
 read more | mail this link | score:7933 | -Ray, December 14, 2009
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