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Fw: HTML 2 Text

From: Knute A. Fredrickson <knutef@uswest.net>
Date: Fri, 24 Mar 2000 11:47:56 -0600
To: <html-tidy@w3.org>
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From: Eric Blossom <eric@neomorphic.com>
To: <smarks@digisolutions.com>
Cc: <html-tidy@w3.org>
Sent: Monday, March 20, 2000 9:30 AM
Subject: Re: HTML 2 Text


> Dave already mentioned this. But Lynx does a great job of converting
> to text. It even includes a list of references at the end of the page.
>
> Spencer Marks wrote:
>
> > Hi, I was wondering if there's a way to use Tidy to remove all HTML
> > from a page and just get the text.
> >
> > In other words, I like to use Tidy as an HTML to Text conversion
> > utility that I can call problematically.
> >
> > Actually, I am planning on using JTidy so that I can do this
> > conversion as part of an application I am working on.
> >
> > Thanks in advance.
> >
> > Spencer
>
> --
> Eric
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