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Old 01-18-2006, 10:12 AM   #1
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Text Web Browsing?


Are there any text browsers I could utitilize over telnet?
 
Old 01-18-2006, 10:20 AM   #2
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maybe links. http://links.sourceforge.net/
never tried it over telnet though.
 
Old 01-18-2006, 10:20 AM   #3
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There is lynx and on some distros also links
 
Old 01-18-2006, 10:21 AM   #4
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i think lynx does that job
 
Old 01-18-2006, 11:23 AM   #5
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yes, lynx, links and w3m are the three names I know. This last one allow you tabbed browsing from within a terminal and the use of a mouse. I suppose that if you can do this in a terminal it can be also done through telnet.
 
Old 01-18-2006, 11:52 AM   #6
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Thank you very much ^_^ Lynx is exactly what I needed!
 
Old 01-18-2006, 02:28 PM   #7
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in redhat enterprise , you have elinks text browser by default installation

Quote:
elinks url
that would do!
 
Old 01-18-2006, 02:33 PM   #8
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Why would you want to use telnet?
 
  


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