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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=0.11.5
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|Version identifier=0.11.7
|Version date=2008-12-22
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|Version date=2009-08-22
 
|Version status=stable
 
|Version status=stable
|Version download=http://elinks.cz/download/elinks-0.11.5.tar.gz
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|Version download=http://elinks.cz/download/elinks-0.11.7.tar.bz2
|License verified date=2008-12-22
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|License verified date=2009-08-24
 
|Version comment=
 
|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=Kelly Hopkins
 
|License verified by=Kelly Hopkins
|License verified date=2008-12-22
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|License verified date=2009-08-24
 
}}
 
}}
 
{{Software prerequisite
 
{{Software prerequisite

Revision as of 10:07, 12 April 2011

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ELinks

http://elinks.cz/
Enhanced version of the 'links' text browser

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:irc.freenode.net/ELinks] " IRC Help channel
[irc:irc.freenode.net/ELinks irc:irc.freenode.net/ELinks]

"IRC [irc:irc.freenode.net/ELinks irc:irc.freenode.net/ELinks] " IRC development channel
[irc:irc.freenode.net/ELinks 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
License:GPLv2Kelly Hopkins24 August 2009



Leaders and contributors

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


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
DeveloperE-mailmailto:elinks-dev@linuxfromscratch.org
Help,SupportE-mailmailto:elinks-users@linuxfromscratch.org
DeveloperHomepagehttp://elinks.cz/elinks.git
Bug TrackingBug Trackinghttp://bugzilla.elinks.cz
Help,SupportNewsgroupgmane.comp.web.elinks.user
DeveloperNewsgroupgmane.comp.web.links


Software prerequisites

KindDescription
Weak prerequisiteGuile
Weak prerequisiteOpenSSL
Weak prerequisiteX11 (for setting x terminal emulator title)
Weak prerequisitePerl
Weak prerequisiteLua
Weak prerequisiteGNU TLS (for handling HTTPS browsing)
Weak prerequisitePython
Weak prerequisiteexpat (needed for XBEL bookmarksupport)
Weak prerequisiteRuby (makes it possible to write plugins)
Weak prerequisiteSpiderMonkey (ECMAScript support)
Weak prerequisitezlib (for handling compressed documents both locally or from server)
Weak prerequisiteGPM (for mouse support)
Weak prerequisitebzlib (for handling local compressed documents)

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 13 March 2017.



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