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HTMLToPlain and libwww 5.2

From: Kent Vander Velden <graphix@iastate.edu>
Date: Sat, 21 Nov 1998 00:07:53 CST
Message-Id: <199811210607.AAA29214@isua1.iastate.edu>
To: www-lib@w3.org

  I have been trying to convert the returned html to plain text.  So
far I have not been able to do this.  Using the w3c program I can
retrieve the remote file in "text/latex" format but no in 
"text/x-c" or "text/plain".  I have added the extra converters
with a call to HTMLInit() and can see that when maximum debug
is enabled that the converter is found.  It is also clear from 
the parser output that the converter is running; there just is
no output.

  In short, 
    this works:
      ./w3c -to "text/latex" http://www.w3.org/ -o w3home.txt
    this does not:
      ./w3c -to "text/plain" http://www.w3.org/ -o w3home.txt

  Anyone know of a fix?  Thanks.

Kent Vander Velden
Received on Saturday, 21 November 1998 01:07:58 UTC

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