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|Full description=ELinks is an enhanced version of Links, a Lynx-like text Web browser with support for tables, frames, background downloads, SSL etc. It has a menu-fashioned user interface and is smaller and more lightweight than Lynx. ELinks adds many valuable features, like HTTP and proxy authentication, reasonable cookies support, Lua scripting, downloads resuming, very high configurability and more. ELinks has built-in support for HTTP, FTP, finger and local files; users can define their own external handlers for any other protocols.
 
|Full description=ELinks is an enhanced version of Links, a Lynx-like text Web browser with support for tables, frames, background downloads, SSL etc. It has a menu-fashioned user interface and is smaller and more lightweight than Lynx. ELinks adds many valuable features, like HTTP and proxy authentication, reasonable cookies support, Lua scripting, downloads resuming, very high configurability and more. ELinks has built-in support for HTTP, FTP, finger and local files; users can define their own external handlers for any other protocols.
 
|User level=beginner
 
|User level=beginner
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|Status=Live
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|Component programs=
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|Homepage URL=http://elinks.cz/
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|VCS checkout command=git http://repo.or.cz/w/elinks.git
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|Computer languages=C
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|Documentation note=User manpage available in HTML format from http://elinks.cz/documentation/manpages/elinks.1.html
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|Paid support=
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|IRC help=irc://irc.freenode.net/ELinks
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|IRC general=
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|IRC development=irc://irc.freenode.net/ELinks
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|Related projects=Links,Lynx,netrik,w3m
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|Keywords=Internet,browser,text mode,links,elinks
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|Is GNU=n
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|Last review by=Janet Casey
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|Last review date=2009-08-24
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
|Version identifier=0.11.3
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|Version identifier=0.11.7
|Version date=2007-04-15
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|Version date=2009-08-22
 
|Version status=stable
 
|Version status=stable
|Version download=http://elinks.cz/download/elinks-0.11.3.tar.bz2
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|Version download=http://elinks.cz/download/elinks-0.11.7.tar.bz2
|License verified date=2003-01-24
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|License verified date=2009-08-24
|Version comment=0.11.3 stable released 2007-04-15
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|Version comment=
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}}
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{{Person
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|Role=Maintainer
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|Real name=Jonas Fonseca
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|Email=fonseca@diku.dk
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|Resource URL=
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}}
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{{Person
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|Role=Contributor
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|Real name=See the AUTHORS file in the distribution or for a complete list
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|Email=
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|Resource URL=http://elinks.cz/authors.html
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}}
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{{Resource
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|Resource audience=Developer
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|Resource kind=E-mail
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|Resource URL=mailto:elinks-dev@linuxfromscratch.org
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}}
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{{Resource
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|Resource audience=Help,Support
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|Resource kind=E-mail
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|Resource URL=mailto:elinks-users@linuxfromscratch.org
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}}
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{{Resource
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|Resource audience=Developer
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|Resource kind=Homepage
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|Resource URL=http://elinks.cz/elinks.git
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}}
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{{Resource
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|Resource audience=Bug Tracking
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|Resource kind=Bug Tracking
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|Resource URL=http://bugzilla.elinks.cz
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}}
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{{Resource
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|Resource audience=Help,Support
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|Resource kind=Newsgroup
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|Resource URL=gmane.comp.web.elinks.user
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}}
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{{Resource
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|Resource audience=Developer
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|Resource kind=Newsgroup
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|Resource URL=gmane.comp.web.links
 
}}
 
}}
 
{{Software category
 
{{Software category
 
|Interface=command-line,console
 
|Interface=command-line,console
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|Internet-application=web-browser
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|Use=internet-application
 
}}
 
}}
 
{{Project license
 
{{Project license
 
|License=GPLv2
 
|License=GPLv2
|License verified by=Janet Casey
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|License verified by=Kelly Hopkins
|License verified date=2003-01-24
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|License verified date=2009-08-24
 
}}
 
}}
 
{{Software prerequisite
 
{{Software prerequisite

Latest revision as of 10:07, 12 April 2011

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ELinks

http://elinks.cz/
ELinks is an enhanced version of Links, a Lynx-like text Web browser with support for tables, frames, background downloads, SSL etc. It has a menu-fashioned user interface and is smaller and more lightweight than Lynx. ELinks adds many valuable features, like HTTP and proxy authentication, reasonable cookies support, Lua scripting, downloads resuming, very high configurability and more. ELinks has built-in support for HTTP, FTP, finger and local files; users can define their own external handlers for any other protocols.

Documentation

User manpage available in HTML format from http://elinks.cz/documentation/manpages/elinks.1.html

"IRC irc://irc.freenode.net/ELinks " IRC Help channel
irc://irc.freenode.net/ELinks
"IRC irc://irc.freenode.net/ELinks " IRC development channel
irc://irc.freenode.net/ELinks


Download

Download version 0.11.7 (stable)
released on 22 August 2009

VCS Checkout

Categories

Related Projects




Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv2Kelly Hopkins24 August 2009



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Jonas Fonseca Maintainer
See the AUTHORS file in the distribution or for a complete listContributor


Resources and communication

Audience Resource type URI
Bug Tracking Bug Tracking http://bugzilla.elinks.cz
Help,Support Newsgroup gmane.comp.web.elinks.user
Developer Newsgroup gmane.comp.web.links
Developer E-mail mailto:elinks-dev@linuxfromscratch.org
Help,Support E-mail mailto:elinks-users@linuxfromscratch.org
Developer Homepage http://elinks.cz/elinks.git


Software prerequisites

Kind Description
Weak prerequisite zlib (for handling compressed documents both locally or from server)
Weak prerequisite GPM (for mouse support)
Weak prerequisite bzlib (for handling local compressed documents)
Weak prerequisite Guile
Weak prerequisite OpenSSL
Weak prerequisite X11 (for setting x terminal emulator title)
Weak prerequisite Perl
Weak prerequisite Lua
Weak prerequisite GNU TLS (for handling HTTPS browsing)
Weak prerequisite Python
Weak prerequisite expat (needed for XBEL bookmarksupport)
Weak prerequisite Ruby (makes it possible to write plugins)
Weak prerequisite SpiderMonkey (ECMAScript support)

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 24 August 2009.



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