Search Wikipedia Through CLI (Shell) In Linux

Posted by ankur1990 on Oct 26, 2011 1:09 PM EDT; By Ankur Aggarwal , Sumit Rai
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Wikipedia : One of the most important web portal in geek’s life. Whenever I need to search anything I use two things. First open up the Google and then search for the related wikipedia page. Exploring wikipedia page using shell is possible. Interested fact is that we can do it without even opening the cli browser. We can make wikipedia text query over dns for an ip address. I learned this trick from Ajay Sharma ( Thanks to him for teaching me this wonderful trick. Let’s explore how to do it

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