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  • w3m

    2 11.11%
  • Lynx

    3 16.67%
  • Links

    13 72.22%
  • Zen

    0 0%
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I was curios what everyone likes to use while in text. I use text browsing a lot, I just rarely use it in these forums, because then it gets to ...
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    What is your favorite text browser?


    I was curios what everyone likes to use while in text. I use text browsing a lot, I just rarely use it in these forums, because then it gets to a point where it's not useful. I like w3m myself, and for testing my web pages in text, I usally use Zen, because it is the fatest, although the most basic. Back when I used Windows, I'd often fire up Lynx.

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    I tend to use Links2
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    i use links, but that's because that's the only one i've used....i rarely use text browsers (only if i've got problems with X)

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    Text mode, elinks is the only way to go.

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    Links, as it is the only one I've ever used extensively.
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    Links vs. w3m[/url]

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    Lynx for me... I guess just because it was the first one I used therefore it feels like "home". I do also use elinks occasionally.
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    I use Lynx as well, probably since it was the first one I heard of. I don't use text browsing enough to bother comparing the different ones and finding a new one.

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    Quote Originally Posted by josolanes
    i use links, but that's because that's the only one i've used....i rarely use text browsers (only if i've got problems with X)
    same here

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    I've only ever used Links and Links2, so I really think my vote is a bit bias. I've only read things about w3m and it seems just as good as Links but I never tried it (adding that to my TODO list).

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