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 NAME
      w3m - a text based Web browser and pager

 SYNOPSIS
      w3m [options] [URL or filename]

 DESCRIPTION
      w3m is a World Wide Web (WWW) text based client. It has English and
      Japanese help files and an option menu and can be configured to use
      either language. It will display hypertext markup language (HTML)
      documents containing links to files residing on the local system, as
      well as files residing on remote systems. It can display HTML tables
      and frames.  In addition, it can be used as a "pager" in much the same
      manner as "more" or "less".  Current versions of w3m run on Unix
      (Solaris, SunOS, HP-UX, Linux, FreeBSD, and EWS4800) and on Microsoft
      Windows 9x/NT.

 OPTIONS
      At start up, w3m will load any local file or remote URL specified at
      the command line.  For help with runtime options, press "H" while
      running w3m.  Command line options are:

      -t tab
           set tab width

      -r   ignore backspace effect

      -l line
           # of preserved line (default 10000)

      -I charset
           document charset

      -O charset
           display/output charset

      -B   load bookmark

      -bookmark file
           specify bookmark file

      -T type
           specify content-type

      -m   internet message mode

      -v   visual startup mode

      -M   monochrome display





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      -N   open URL of command line on each new tab

      -F   automatically render frame

      -dump
           dump formatted page into stdout

      -cols width
           specify column width (used with -dump)

      -ppc count
           specify the number of pixels per character (4.0...32.0).  Larger
           values will make tables narrower.  [default 8.0]

      -ppl count
           specify the number of pixels per line (4.0...64.0)

      -dump_source
           dump page source into stdout

      -dump_head
           dump response of HEAD request into stdout

      -dump_both
           dump HEAD and source into stdout

      -dump_extra
           dump HEAD, source, and extra information into stdout

      -post file
           use POST method with file content

      -header string
           insert string as a header

      +<num>
           goto <num> line

      -num show line number

      -no-proxy
           don't use proxy

      -4   IPv4 only (-o dns_order=4)

      -6   IPv6 only (-o dns_order=6)

      -no-mouse
           don't use mouse





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      -cookie
           use cookie.

      -no-cookie
           don't use cookie

      -graph
           use graphic character

      -no-graph
           don't use graphic character

      -S   squeeze multiple blank lines

      -W   toggle wrap search mode

      -X   don't use termcap init/deinit

      -title [=TERM]
           set buffer name to terminal title string. If TERM is specified,
           use the TERM style title configuration.

      -o opt=value
           assign value to config option

      -show-option
           show all available config option

      -config file
           specify config file

      -help
           show usage

      -version
           show w3m version

      -reqlog
           write request logfile

      -debug
           DO NOT USE

 EXAMPLES
      To use w3m as a pager:
           $ ls | w3m

      To use w3m to translate HTML files:
           $ cat foo.html | w3m -T text/html





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      or
           $ cat foo.html | w3m -dump -T text/html >foo.txt

 FILES
      ${HOME}/.w3m/config
           configuration file

      ${HOME}/.w3m/keymap
           key binding configuration file

      ${HOME}/.w3m/mouse
           mouse configuration file

      ${HOME}/.w3m/cookie
           cookie file

      ${HOME}/.w3m/history
           history file

      ${HOME}/.w3m/passwd
           passowrd and username file

      ${HOME}/.w3m/pre_form
           form parameters file

      ${HOME}/.w3m/mailcap
           external viewer configuration file

      ${HOME}/.w3m/mime.types
           MIME types file

 NOTES
      This is the w3m 0.5.3 Release.

      Please see the MANUAL.html file distributed with w3m for more detailed
      documentation.

      Additional information about w3m may be found on its Japanese language
      Web site located at:
        http://w3m.sourceforge.net/index.ja.html
      or on its English version of the site at:
        http://w3m.sourceforge.net/index.en.html

 ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
      w3m has incorporated code from several sources.  Hans J. Boehm, Alan
      J. Demers, Xerox Corp. and Silicon Graphics have the copyright of the
      GC library comes with w3m package.  Users have contributed patches and
      suggestions over time.

 AUTHOR
      Akinori ITO <aito@fw.ipsj.or.jp>



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