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Questions tagged [lynx]

[lynx](https://lynx.invisible-island.net/) is a CLI web browser. While it is not as fully featured as most modern graphical browsers, it facilitates browsing the web without a GUI.

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How to output commands when running lynx from bash script?

I have a bash script that executes a web-based php script using lynx, then the browser stays active allowing the user to input commands. I would like to automate quitting lynx and continuing with the ...
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How to write scripts for w3m or lynx?

How can I navigate (using TAB or hjkl keys) and click on things(ENTER), enter text with bash script in text based browsers like w3m and lynx? I said text based because when I go graphical, those ...
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How can install Monodevelop on Ubuntu 10.04 (Lucid Lynx)? [duplicate]

I'm running Ubuntu version 10.04 (Lucid Lynx), because i have old pc. (I'm new to Linux) I'm trying to install Monodevelop with .NET Framework, but without success for now... I'm having the following ...
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Where do I find Mac installers? [closed]

I can't seem to be able to find the MacBook Pro installer for Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid Lynx, which is what is recommended for my MacBook Pro 5,4 according to https://wiki.ubuntu.com/MactelSupportTeam/...
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Processing large amount of files with lynx/grep. Help needed!

Can someone please help me with this. it worked perfectly for a second now it creates empty files or no files at all, or only prints the first link and not the remaining ones. don't know what is going ...
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compile lynx browser with ssl

cannot get compiled lynx to work with https. ./configure --with-ssl --with-gnutls --with-gnutls-openssl make sudo make install compile reports (in part): checking if you want ssl library... yes ...
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SSL/TLS error with links and lynx - possibly due to CloudFlare

I often work in the terminal - for example on a VPS I've set up - including for browsing with links and lynx. Unfortunately I've been getting some errors: links: Error loading https://www....
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Wikipedia viewer for tty

I'm wondering if there is any command to fetch the "introduction" (and perhaps the full article) of a Wikipedia entry on a terminal. I found this article and a lot of article redirecting to it, but ...
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what is the alternative browser for lynx?

I have a script including JavaScript,when i run that in terminal,it says JavaScript seems to be disabled in your browser. You must have JavaScript enabled in your browser to utilize the ...
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Lynx stops downloading file b/c no space is left on device

I'm working on an EC2 instance running Ubuntu 14.04 64bit and I want to download a file using Lynx. The file I want is downloaded from web-site that I have to authenticate on - which is why I decided ...
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Listing certain contents from a site in the terminal

This was one of the 12 problems in my practical exam today . For the first part of the task, we were supposed to list the contents of the first page from http://slashdot.org . I used lynx for this ...
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Installing Ubuntu on Lenovo IdeaTab Lynx K3011

This is my first forum post. I recently purchased a Lenovo IdeaTab Lynx K3011 equipped from the factory with Windows 8. I have been using Ubuntu for years and want to install Ubuntu Desktop 14.04 on ...
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C++ system() function for further arguments in ubuntu

I didn't really know how to even look for the solution for this one. My problem is, how to execute system commands in c++ using function system(); but for more arguments(Come on it sounds awful). Let ...
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Lynx “Alert!: Unable to connect to remote host.”

I'm pretty new to Ubuntu server. I'm running Distributor ID: Ubuntu Description: Ubuntu 12.04.4 LTS Release: 12.04 I have installed Lynx via sudo apt-get install lynx everything ...
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Question about lynx text browser

When I go to visit this url https://github.com/search?q=jquery+stars%3A>10+forks%3A<10&type=Repositories using this command for lynx: lynx -accept_all_cookies https://github.com/search?q=...
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Get multiple pages from Google search

I'm writing a bash script to get some data from google search. I used lynx for the query and redirect the results into a file for later parsing. The problem is that all I get is one page only, how can ...
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Open URL from Bash script

I have a text file Google.com Youtube.com Gmail.com Yahoo.com I am trying to open them with Lynx. Here is the thesis. I will store all of those links at a txt file, say links.txt and then I need to ...
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how to download a link in links using axel/curl?

shortly, how can I make lynx/links use axel/curl for downloading files that i want to store in my hard-disk?? Longley: I'm a server-manager and always used my ubuntu system and putty so i could copy/...
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Command line web browser using SSH, is there any way i can use

I am connected using SSH to a Ubuntu Box which is behind firewall and routers. From that Ubuntu box i need to open a router web page and login to the router for doing some changes. How can i from ...
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Can't load some domain

I can't load some domain on my ubuntu 13.04: youtube.com translate.google.com drive.google.com vk.com When I ping them they are responding: PING youtube.com (217.119.79.59) 56(84) bytes of data. 64 ...
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How do I install the latest GCC etc on 10.04? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to update gcc to the latest version(in this case 4.7) in Ubuntu 10.04? So, basically I want to still have GNOME 2 because I need a theme for it (Mac OS X like theme) but I ...
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Does using terminal-based text browsers provide significant improvements in browsing speed?

I am using Ubuntu 12.04. I know two methods to access the web-pages through terminal. They are lynx and elinks. When I tried to use them to access web-pages from terminal, I didn't seem to get any ...