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Yet another save as link

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yasal - Yet Another Save As Link


Saves an internet link externally as a Windows Shortcut File ``*.url`` a
UNIX Desktop file ``*.desktop``

yasal is mostly inspirated by the firefox plugin
`SaveLink <>`__

``.desktop`` file are named with the given url page title, the output
file will be placed in the same folder if not specified



usage: yasal [-h] [-f FILE | -r RECURSIVE] [-o OUT] [-i]

optional arguments:
-h, --help show this help message and exit
-f FILE, --file FILE specify file FILE to be convert
recursive mode, will convert all .url file in
directory RECURSIVE
-o OUT, --out OUT specify output directory OUT for .desktop files
-i, --icontexthtml set the .desktop icon field to 'text-html' default is


convert a single file, result is stored in the input file same


yasal -f /path/to/file.url

convert all files in a given folder and store result in another given


yasal -r /path/to/folder -o /path/to/result/folder

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