Re: HTML Strippers

Steve H Rose (habib@world.std.com)
Wed, 26 Apr 1995 09:49:18 +0059 (EDT)


Date: Wed, 26 Apr 1995 09:49:18 +0059 (EDT)
From: Steve H Rose <habib@world.std.com>
Subject: Re: HTML Strippers
To: Multiple recipients of list <www-html@www10.w3.org>
In-Reply-To: <199504260458.VAA14137@shell1.best.com>
Message-Id: <Pine.3.89.9504260951.C13848-0100000@world.std.com>

The simplest way I know to do this is to access the file using the 
text-based browser lynx and Print a file (either saving it, or mailing it 
to yourself).  The text comes out as text, not HTML.  (BTW, if you want 
the HTML, first press the \ key and then Print the file).

Steve Habib Rose

On Wed, 26 Apr 1995, Robert A. Mesa wrote:

> Is there a utility to strip away HTML tags. Yes I know, WHY? I've been task
> to do such a thing at work. Any info would be greatly appreciated.
> 
> TIA,
> Robert Mesa
> San Jose, CA
> rmesa@best.com
>