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downwards lets you read a wikipedia page on command line as a manpage.

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Wanna read wikipedia in a terminal using man ? No?

Here is your program anyways.



pip3 install .

and to use it

$ downwards --language de LOL > lol.1
$ man ./lol.1

and thats all. Enjoy


I wanted to play around with OpenBSDs mandoc and learn how mdoc works. Then I played around with Wikipedia and put both things togehter

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