Re: HTML Strippers

Steve H Rose (
Wed, 26 Apr 1995 09:49:18 +0059 (EDT)

Date: Wed, 26 Apr 1995 09:49:18 +0059 (EDT)
From: Steve H Rose <>
Subject: Re: HTML Strippers
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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