[elinks-users] Piping to elinks - skip popup dialog?

Miciah Dashiel Butler Masters miciah.masters at gmail.com
Fri Jan 22 12:59:20 PST 2010

On 01/22/2010 03:43 PM, Chris Jones wrote:
> What I'm doing is using the mutt mailer's '|' aka 'pipe' command to
> switch to Elinks with the current message as input. From that point on I
> am in 'browser mode', and can navigate the message as if it were a web
> page, and otherwise benefite from all of Elinks's rendering and
> navigation features, which is considerably more effective than having
> the message rendered 'elinks -dump' or harvesting the links via urlview
> or urlscan.
> In essence, it's as if I had converted a text file/message to html and
> pointed ELinks to the resulting file.
> This work quite well, except that I'm getting a little frustrated at
> seeing this popup and having to hit<Enter>  all the time. :-)

Try running ELinks with -eval 'set mime.default_type = "text/html"'.

Best regards,

Miciah Masters <miciah.masters at gmail.com> / <mdm0304 at ecu.edu>

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