Is there conversion html to plain text -

Tim Waugh twaugh at
Wed Feb 2 16:58:12 UTC 2005

On Wed, Feb 02, 2005 at 11:39:07AM -0500, Bob Goodwin wrote:

> Is there an application already included in FC2 that will enable me to 
> convert html to plain text? Google indicates that there are html2text 
> and html2ascii but I was unable to find an FC2 RPM which would be 
> preferred. Nothing resulted from yum either.

You can use w3m, or lynx, or links, to do this.

w3m -T text/html -dump
lynx -force_html -dump -nolist -width=72
links -dump

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