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w3m is a free software/open source text-based web browser and terminal pager. It has support for tables, frames, SSL connections, color and inline images on suitable terminals. Generally, it renders pages in a form as true to their original layout as possible. The name "w3m" stands for "", which is Japanese for "to see the WWW" where W3 is a numeronym of WWW. The original project appears to be inactive, while a currently maintained version exist and it is packaged in various GNU/Linux distributions such as Debian and Fedora. This version is available from the of Debian developer Tatsuya Kinoshita. [1]

31 relations: C (programming language), Computer terminal, Cygwin, Emacs, Emacs Lisp, EWS-UX, Eww (web browser), Fork (software development), Framing (World Wide Web), Free software, FreeBSD, GNU Emacs, HP-UX, Linux, Lynx (web browser), Microsoft Windows, MIT License, Numeronym, Open-source software, OS/2, Solaris (operating system), SunOS, Terminal pager, Text editor, Text-based web browser, Transport Layer Security, Unix, Unix-like, Web browser, World Wide Web, Xterm.

C (programming language)

C (as in the letter ''c'') is a general-purpose, imperative computer programming language, supporting structured programming, lexical variable scope and recursion, while a static type system prevents many unintended operations.

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Computer terminal

A computer terminal is an electronic or electromechanical hardware device that is used for entering data into, and displaying or printing data from, a computer or a computing system.

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Cygwin

Cygwin is a Unix-like environment and command-line interface for Microsoft Windows.

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Emacs

Emacs is a family of text editors that are characterized by their extensibility.

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Emacs Lisp

Emacs Lisp is a dialect of the Lisp programming language used as a scripting language by Emacs (a text editor family most commonly associated with GNU Emacs and XEmacs).

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EWS-UX

EWS-UX is a Unix operating system used by NEC Corporation for its EWS-4800 line of engineering workstations.

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Eww (web browser)

Emacs Web Wowser (a backronym of "eww") is a web browser written entirely in Emacs Lisp.

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Fork (software development)

In software engineering, a project fork happens when developers take a copy of source code from one software package and start independent development on it, creating a distinct and separate piece of software.

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Framing (World Wide Web)

In the context of a web browser, a frame is a part of a web page or browser window which displays content independent of its container, with the ability to load content independently.

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Free software

Free software or libre software is computer software distributed under terms that allow users to run the software for any purpose as well as to study, change, and distribute it and any adapted versions.

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FreeBSD

FreeBSD is a free and open-source Unix-like operating system descended from Research Unix via the Berkeley Software Distribution (BSD).

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GNU Emacs

GNU Emacs is the most popular and most ported Emacs text editor.

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HP-UX

HP-UX (from "Hewlett Packard Unix") is Hewlett Packard Enterprise's proprietary implementation of the Unix operating system, based on UNIX System V (initially System III) and first released in 1984.

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Linux

Linux is a family of free and open-source software operating systems built around the Linux kernel.

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Lynx (web browser)

Lynx is a customizable text-based web browser for use on cursor-addressable character cell terminals.

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Microsoft Windows

Microsoft Windows is a group of several graphical operating system families, all of which are developed, marketed, and sold by Microsoft.

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MIT License

The MIT License is a permissive free software license originating at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).

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Numeronym

A numeronym is a number-based word.

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Open-source software

Open-source software (OSS) is a type of computer software whose source code is released under a license in which the copyright holder grants users the rights to study, change, and distribute the software to anyone and for any purpose.

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OS/2

OS/2 is a series of computer operating systems, initially created by Microsoft and IBM under the leadership of IBM software designer Ed Iacobucci.

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Solaris (operating system)

Solaris is a Unix operating system originally developed by Sun Microsystems.

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SunOS

SunOS is a Unix-branded operating system developed by Sun Microsystems for their workstation and server computer systems.

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Terminal pager

A terminal pager, or paging program, is a computer program used to view (but not modify) the contents of a text file moving down the file one line or one screen at a time.

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Text editor

A text editor is a type of computer program that edits plain text.

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Text-based web browser

A text-based web browser is a web browser that renders only the text of web pages, and ignores graphic content.

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Transport Layer Security

Transport Layer Security (TLS) – and its predecessor, Secure Sockets Layer (SSL), which is now deprecated by the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) – are cryptographic protocols that provide communications security over a computer network.

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Unix

Unix (trademarked as UNIX) is a family of multitasking, multiuser computer operating systems that derive from the original AT&T Unix, development starting in the 1970s at the Bell Labs research center by Ken Thompson, Dennis Ritchie, and others.

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Unix-like

A Unix-like (sometimes referred to as UN*X or *nix) operating system is one that behaves in a manner similar to a Unix system, while not necessarily conforming to or being certified to any version of the Single UNIX Specification.

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Web browser

A web browser (commonly referred to as a browser) is a software application for accessing information on the World Wide Web.

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World Wide Web

The World Wide Web (abbreviated WWW or the Web) is an information space where documents and other web resources are identified by Uniform Resource Locators (URLs), interlinked by hypertext links, and accessible via the Internet.

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Xterm

In computing, xterm is the standard terminal emulator for the X Window System.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/W3m

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