Using tweb

Launching

Tweb is started from the command line as

        tweb [<url>]

where the <url> can be If no URL is specified, tweb comes up with a blank screen.

The main window

The main window consists of

The File menu

The file menu contains these entries:

Bookmarks

Tweb uses an extremely simplistic approach to bookmarks:

ZIP archive support

When presented with a URL of type zip:<filename>/<path>, tweb tries to open $HOME/.tweb/<filename> using the unzip tool, and extract the specified path from it for display.

References inside the ZIP file are handled correctly, enabling to archive an entire hierarchy of web pages and storing them efficiently for off-line reading. See the description of the tweb-channels utility on how to create the ZIP archives and download them to the PDA.

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