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Jonas Fonseca 021af4e87c Although aware ELinks doesn't need another sgml/doctype here is DocBook
It was created a long time ago so (I think) it deserves to survive. It
maps .sgml files to applicatino/docbook+xml and uses the highlighter.
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<!-- $Id: elinks.1.xml,v 1.9 2003/06/11 01:40:20 jonas Exp $ -->
<!DOCTYPE refentry SYSTEM "../elinksbook.dtd">
<refentry id="elinks.1">
<refpurpose>lynx-like alternative character mode WWW browser</refpurpose>
<arg choice="opt">options</arg>
<arg choice="req">url</arg>
<refsect1><title> DESCRIPTION </title>
ELinks is a text mode WWW browser, supporting colors,
table rendering, background downloading, menu driven
configuration interface, tabbed browsing and slim code.
Frames are supported. You can have different file formats associated
with external viewers. mailto: and telnet: are supported via external
ELinks can handle local (<varname>file://</varname>) or remote
(<varname>http://,</varname> <varname>ftp://</varname> or
<varname>https://</varname> if there's compiled-in SSL support) URLs.
It has also basic support for <varname>finger:</varname>.
<refsect1><title> OPTIONS </title>
Most options can be set in the user interface or config file, so
usually you do not need to care about them. Note that this list is by
no means complete and it is not kept up-to-date. To get complete list
of commandline options, start ELinks with parameter
<refsect1><title> ENVIRONMENT VARIABLES </title>
<refsect1><title> FILES </title>
<refsect1><title> PLATFORMS </title>
ELinks is known to work on Linux, FreeBSD, OpenBSD, Solaris, IRIX,
HPUX, Digital Unix, AIX, OS/2, BeOS and RISC OS. Port for Win32 is in
state of beta testing.
<refsect1><title> BUGS </title>
See the <filename>BUGS</filename> file coming with ELinks distribution
tarball for list of known bugs.
Please report any other bugs you find to the ELinks mailing list
<ulink url="http://elinks.or.cz/community.html">
elinks-users@linuxfromscratch.org</ulink> or
<ulink url="http://bugzilla.elinks.or.cz/">the bug system</ulink>.
<refsect1><title> LICENSE </title>
ELinks is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under
the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free
Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or (at your
option) any later version.
<refsect1><title> AUTHORS </title>
<command>Links</command> was written by Mikulas Patocka
<email>mikulas@artax.karlin.mff.cuni.cz</email>. ELinks - which is
based on Links - was written by Petr Baudis
<email>pasky@ucw.cz</email>. See file <filename>AUTHORS</filename> in
the source tree for a list of people contributing to this project.
The homepage of ELinks can be found at <ulink
This manual page was written by Peter Gervai
<email>grin@tolna.net</email>, using excerpts from a (yet?) unknown
Links fan for the Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).
Contributions from Francis A. Holop. Extended, clarified and made more
up-to-date by Petr Baudis <email>pasky@ucw.cz</email>. Updated by Zas
<email>zas@norz.org</email>. The conversion to DocBook for ELinks 0.5
and trimming was done by Jonas Fonseca <email>fonseca@diku.dk</email>.
<refsect1><title> SEE ALSO </title>