Search from the Linux command line

Posted by Cypress on Aug 8, 2009 9:25 PM EDT; By T4L
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You can search from the Linux command line without using a CLI web browser like lynx or Elinks. All you need is the curl and html2text packages installed. Then you issue the following command: curl -A Mozilla |html2text -width 80 where you can replace Linux with another keyword of your choice. The results will be displayed in your console application with a width of 80.

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