wikid

A quick and simple CLI-program for downloading and rendering wikipedia pages in the terminal.
git clone https://git.noxz.tech/wikid.git
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1wikid
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3wikid is a quick and simple CLI-program for downloading and rendering wikipedia
4pages in your terminal. And it's not **wikid** as in *wiki daemon*, but as in
5*wicked, Strikingly good, and effective*.
6
7Requirements
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9wikid uses the **curl** library to download the wiki pages, and **ncurses** for
10retrieving the terminal width for line output.
11
12Installation
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14Edit config.mk to match your local setup (wikid is installed into the
15/usr/local namespace by default), then simply enter the following command to
16install (if necessary as root):
17
18    make clean install
19
20Example usage of wikid
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22Read about wikipedia, using `less`
23
24    wikid wikipedia | less
25
26Read about wikipedia in german, using `less`
27
28    wikid -lde wikipedia | less