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       w3m - a text based Web browser and pager

       w3m [options] [URL or filename]

       Use "w3m -h" to display a complete list of current options.

       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) docu
       ments 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 man
       ner as "more" or "less".  Current versions of w3m run on Unix (Solaris,
       SunOS, HP-UX, Linux, FreeBSD, and EWS4800)  and	on  Microsoft  Windows

       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  run
       ning w3m.  Command line options are:

       -t tab set tab width

       -r     ignore backspace effect

       -l line
	      # of preserved line (default 10000)

       -B     load bookmark

       -bookmark file
	      specify bookmark file

       -T type
	      specify content-type

       -m     internet message mode

       -v     visual startup mode

       -M     monochrome display

       -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 (default 8.0) Larger
	      values will make tables narrower.

	      dump page source into stdout

	      dump response of HEAD request into stdout

	      dump HEAD and source into stdout

	      dump HEAD, source, and extra information into stdout

       -post file
	      use POST method with file content

       -header string
	      insert string as a header

       + goto  line

       -num   show line number

	      dont use proxy

	      dont use mouse

	      use cookie.

	      dont use cookie

       -pauth user:pass
	      proxy authentication

       -S     squeeze multiple blank lines

       -W     toggle wrap search mode

       -X     dont use termcap init/deinit

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

       -o opt=value
	      assign value to config option

	      show all available config option

       -config file
	      specify config file

       -help  show usage

	      show w3m version

       -debug DO NOT USE

       To use w3m as a pager:
	      $ ls | w3m

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

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

       This is the w3m 0.2.1 Release.

       Additional  information about w3m may be found on its Japanese language
       Web site located at:
       or on its English version of the site at:

       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.

       Akinori ITO 

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