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What does “javascript:;” in the action attribute field mean?

I'm new to html automation and have been reading http://curl.haxx.se/docs/httpscripting.html . The action attribute should tell you where to send the request with your client, but, in case it is ...
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SVG Links in HTML [on hold]

I am trying to implement SVG elements into my website (torsonco.com) and am having troubles. If you look at torsonco.com/Beta/index.svg you will see that the links work perfectly. I took the heading ...
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Run html2text on all files in a directory that do not have an extention

I have a directory filled with many files with no extensions that were put there by a call to wget. I want to use html2text to convert all these files to plain text files. In other words, how to ...
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i-frame not displaying https [closed]

I created a page with an iframe which runs on localhost and configured it to run on http://localhost as well as https://localhost. When I put a http website address in the html code of the page in the ...
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BlueGriffon not in the repo?

BlueGriffon is not in repositories. Is it dead ? If so can you tell me about any alternative ?
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how to execute php script in ubuntu 14.04 [closed]

how to execute php script inside html in ubuntu 14.04? <html> <head> <title>Hello World</title> <body> <?php echo "Hello, World!";?> </body> </html>
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Dropdown menu not showing/working on rails [closed]

"SelectDatabase" and "SelectTable" dropdown menu not working. _header.html.erb file <header class="navbar navbar-fixed-top navbar-inverse"> <div class="container"> <%= ...
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How to launch Brackets from terminal with sudo privileges?

How to launch Brackets from terminal with root privileges within some directory?
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How to edit and refresh a locally opened html using python script?

Using python program a local html file is opened in browser,there is a table in the html file,I want to edit the content of a cell in the table. Also I want to refresh it using python,since the ...
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How to instruct wkhtmltopdf choose high resolution image files in html

I try to convert a webpage into pdf. wkhtmltopdf http://orion.lcg.ufrj.br/Dr.Dobbs/books/book9/mf1201.htm my.pdf The problem is that the created pdf has very small images, where the image files are ...
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“Unknown long argument --book” for wkhtmltopdf?

I have about 250 html files with name 0*.html. I want to create a pdf file out of them, and preferably with pdf bookmarks/outlines. So I use --book with wkhtmltopdf. However, why it says "Unknown long ...
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What causes slowness with wkhtmltopdf [closed]

I use wkhtmltopdf to convert a html file to a pdf file. I thought I was stuck at $ wkhtmltopdf 0099.html 0099.pdf Loading page (1/2) ...
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Encoding problems with htmldoc, and similar programs to htmldoc?

I want to convert some html files into a single pdf file. I used htmldoc: htmldoc --webpage --header "/" --footer "" -f all.pdf 0010.html 0099.html The output all.pdf doesn't convert some ...
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Installing Kompozer

I just read about Kompozer and wanted to install the software. Have downloaded the kompozer zip file into my downloads and found installation 'instructions' here: ...
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How to tell thunderbird to display HTML messages?

I am running a completely updated and upgraded Lubuntu 14.04. Since some days, Thunderbird stopped displaying certain HTML messages, for example a message that begins with this: ...
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how to use color of my choice for each bar in a bar chart using chartjs [closed]

I am using a single data set and and I want color of my choice for each bar in the bar graph. Please help. var data = { labels: ["a","b","c","d","e","f","g"], datasets: [ ...
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Why are certain words in Firefox missing from my webpages?

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 on a Dell XPS-12 laptop, in Mozilla Firefox, with no extensions running. For some reason, Firefox has been taking sections of readable text out of the pages I've been ...
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What is the best editor for HTML, CSS etc? [duplicate]

in Windows I'm using Komodo & Notepad++ for coding HTML, CSS etc. In Ubuntu, what's the best editor I can use? Thanks :)
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How to parse remote html in ubuntu touch app

I am trying to find out if I can port a python based programm to ubuntu touch. My program parses remote html pages for items and then saves or streams the given link locally. How do I parse a ...
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Convert HTML to PDF [duplicate]

I went through other links with a similar question, but couldn't find a solution that I wanted. I am trying to provide documentation for my tool in PDF format. I have a bunch of .html files that ...
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When using grep on html files, how can I display only the text and not the tags?

I have wgot a large website. Rather than setting up a local search engine I use grep to search the site. Grep's output shows the html (of course), but I only want to see the text (and not all the html ...
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HTML messages coloured incorrectly in KMail

In KMail, this for example is the render for an email: While this is the email from the same mailing list in Fastmail. I have tried flipping colours in the fonts, to turning HTML on and off, but ...
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How to set lockscreen background colour to corresonding HTML code (see info)? [closed]

It's a bit of a weird question, but I got inspired by this website: http://whatcolourisit.scn9a.org/ Basically, it converts the time to six digits, and every time those digits align with a colour (in ...
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How to re-enable wlan0 after backports disabled it

I have a PC with Ubuntu 14.10 and I tried to install backports following the instructions here (except for cooked monitor interface, compiling my own, and I couldn't check if I had ath10k firmware, I ...
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Slowness and instability after some minutes of html videos

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 and after a few minutes watching Flash streaming videos the OS is slow and unstable. In any browser. I have a Dell Latitude E6400 laptop with Intel Core2 Duo CPU T9400, 2.53GHz, ...
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Copy a word from the html file of a web page using shell script

I am trying to write a shell script which should crawl into a web page and fetch a particular character/phrase from its html and display it. Particular character means, for example if the html of the ...
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HTML embedding files with lighttpd userdirs

I recently started playing around with lighttpd for the first time on a new server I just got. I've given several of my friends accounts, so I enabled mod_userdir which has been doing exactly what I ...
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use web page or html file as a screensaver?

I heard that xscreensaver can run anything as a screensaver but I don't know how to do so. Can I use it to make a web page from an html file my screensaver?
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Addressing in ubuntu for webserver/site

I am having an '500 Internal Error' on my webserver. I call for a file that is located at '/usr/lib/cgi-bin/pagLoad.py' but the call for it in the 'index.html' was only 'cgi-bin/pageLoad.py'. I ...
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Linking to man page sections?

Online man pages in HTML with section anchors? It would be good to have an online version of the Ubuntu man pages with direct links into subsections. That would allow to point someone to the relevant ...
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Annotate a book in html format?

I am using Okular for annotating pdf files (e.g. adding comments, drawing lines, circling text, adding images, ...). What applications do you recommend to read and annotate books in html? For ...
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Displaying an HTML email with apple-inline img tag?

When I receive an HTML email from a Mac user that includes an inline image like the following, the image does not display when I render the HTML (in Chrome, Firefox, etc.). <img apple-inline="yes" ...
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Install wc3 markup validator locally

How to install and use w3c markup validator on Ubuntu 13.10 locally? I know I can install it by installing following packages: sudo apt-get install libapache2-mod-perl2 sudo apt-get install ...
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Firefox does not load local html files kubuntu 14.04

I have used kubuntu(10.04 & 12.04) and firefox for many years. Recently I upgraded to 14.04 and firefox will no longer open local html files. I installed chromium and it seems to work properly. ...
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How do I write a script to output an html file?

What am I doing wrong in this script? #!/bin/bash cat > /tmp/flash-viewer.htm <<- _EOF_ <HTML><HEAD><TITLE>Flash Viewer</TITLE></HEAD><BODY> <object ...
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Using the Evolution with an external editor?

I seek for using LibreOffice Writer or a similar tool as a mail composer and reader in the Evolution. In Windows Outlook I have used Microsoft Word directly for writing mails. Evolution default ...
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Gmail HTML app on Launcher feedback

I'm on the ubuntu 14.04 and I have installed Gmail in the HTML app launchable from laucher. I need help where I can send my feedback about this app, because in stock ubuntu touch browser gmail and ...
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Firefox problem with ubuntu Font when default

My Firefox browser is the only browser I know renders site input tags differently, Every other browser (including other Firefox browser renders input tags the same way). See the picture for the ...
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QML: Will the Ubuntu Phone be theme-able, and do I need to develop with that in mind?

Take a simple example in formatting richtext: The Manual Way someTextBox.insert(0,"<font face='Ubuntu Mono'size='3'color='#f37420'> Blah Blah Blah </font>") The hypothetical Way ...
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Bluefish Editor error:failed to create a command

Bluefish Editor shows this error: Failed to create a command for firefox -remote 'openURL(%p)' || firefox '%p'&. Whenever I want to test my HTML code, I click to the browser button in Bluefish ...
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What's an effective text editor for html code violation warnings?

I'll be using the text editor to clean up the bloat from a Word doc saved as "web page filter" (ie. html). Then I am going to convert the .html into a .epub. Eventually it will be on Amazon et al. as ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 Apache 2 - Inline CSS working but external CSS not working

In installed apache2 for use as a development server. Created my site, and it loads correctly in my browser, except that... External CSS stylesheets don't load. Inline CSS works, and the style tag ...
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What happen to Kompozer? Is there an easy way to install in 13.10?

What happen to Kompozer? Is there an easy way to install it in Ubuntu 13.10?
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access webpage through ssh

I need to access the IEEE xplore, but I don't have right to download out of institute. I can login into the server of institute via ssh, so How can I access IEEE xplore through institute server via ...
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Where to find default/ test page for Apache2

I have a VPS running Ubuntu 13.10 and has an Apache2 website, and whenever I go to the VPS's IP http://5.231.37.8 ,I get the default/test page for Apache instead of my website located in /var/www. ...
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Changes made to html / css / js (stored on NTFS partition) are lost

I edit web pages (saved on NTFS partition) using Komodo Edit. As long as I usu Ubuntu (12.04) everything seems to be fine (changes appear to be saved), but after rebooting / switching to windows 8 all ...
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How do I get text/html decoder plugins for Python 2.7 (Ubuntu 12.04)

How do I get text/html decoder plugins for Python 2.7? I have tried all the methods suggested on the forums here.They did not work. In addition to trying Helix-player in the form of Real Player, I ...
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How do I get vim to indent all HTML tags?

I was using vim on Debian 7 to edit an HTML document. I started typing: <HTML>Return… After the initial return, the cursor was indented one level, so that as I typed <head>, and ...
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How do you make Gedit an html editor? [closed]

How do you turn Gedit into an html editor? I want to write html but have trouble finding a reliable editor/interpreter/Compiler...
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Download website and make it searchable

Is there a software (apart from the browser) that takes multiple pages that were downloaded with wget, displays them and - the most important feature - offers a fast full text search as HTML (not ...