HyperText Markup Language (HTML)

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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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Installing Aptama on Ubuntu [duplicate]

Any advice for installing Aptana on Ubuntu 14.04? http://www.aptana.com/index.html
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Using Grep to multiple find and replace

I have lets say 90 HTML files and I have to put one new JS script link to head section each of them. Now, i could use some F&R engine of some code compiler Like: find: </head> replace it ...
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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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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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How to reorder columns in bootstrap for small screen [closed]

there are 5 equal columns in large screen. box1 - box2 - box3 - box4 - box5 I want to reorder these columns in small screens like below how to achive it?. box1 - box4 box2 - box3 box5 please ...
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View info pages in a web browser

How do I view info files in a web browser? For man pages you can do man --html; is there anything similar for info pages? I'm aware of makeinfo's ability to output HTML, but to do that you need the ...
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Convert an .odp to HTML to insert into email

I have created a single page document in Impress which includes images, text boxes, hyperlinks and some plain rectangles with varying degrees of opacity that I want to convert to HTML to insert into ...
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Remove spaces between tags in an html file in vim

I have a badly formatted html file that I am editing. In several places, there is unnecessary space between tags. See below for example: <b> Bold Text </b> I want to remove this ...
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Is it possible to create UI for Ubuntu with HTML & CSS?

I would like to develop a myu own UI for ubuntu.But I wouldn't like complex C-coding to do that! Rather HTML & CSS are getting more powerful and we can even make a desktop class application with ...
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Zenity and text formating

I just discovered that zenity support html tags zenity --error --text "hello <b>world</b>" but how to make it work with "entry" type ? zenity --entry --text "hello ...
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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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Recursive HTML to PDF

I have a folder with this structure: /main-folder /index.html /subfolder1 /index1.html /file1.html with many sub folder and only html files... i want to convert all them to pdf using only ...
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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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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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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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“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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Is it possible to open an Ubuntu app from HTML?

I'm creating a webpage right now and am wondering if it is possible to input a command in HTML that will open an installed Ubuntu app like Chromium, or a terminal window, or Nautilus. Is something ...
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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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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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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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pdfbeads will only output a single page

Following the instructions from this page I take a djvu document, check it for any sign of corruption by opening it in djvulibre and it checks out fine. Copy it to my testing folder and rename it ...
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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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I used wget to download html files, where are the images in the file stored?

Firefox was loading very slow, so I decided to use wget to save HTML files.I used the following command, wget http://textbook.s-anand.net/ncert/class-xii/chemistry/hello-this-first-chapter The ...
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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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How can I preview HTML documents from the command line?

I use catdoc to preview Word documents from the command line. Is there something similar for HTML? In other words I would like to do cathtml Webpage.html | less and get more or less a man page look ...
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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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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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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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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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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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How to convert and translate HTML file with KDE Lokalize?

To what format and how can I convert HTML file in order to translate it with Lokalize application?
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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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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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Any way to mass auto indent php and html code in Ubuntu?

I have about 50~ poorly indented and very very hard to read to code. Do you guys have any tips on how to indent this to make it more readable?