Search Google from the command line

curl -A Mozilla |html2text -width 80
Adjust Google domain and window width

By: Neo23x0
2009-07-16 22:41:55

What Others Think

How to get more than 10 results at a shot ?
unixmonkey4697 · 645 weeks and 3 days ago
Using lynx: lynx -dump
elzapp · 645 weeks and 2 days ago
nice one!!
Giancarlo · 645 weeks and 2 days ago
The same, but auto-adjusts terminal width: curl -A Mozilla |html2text -width $COLUMNS
flipouk · 645 weeks and 2 days ago
cool, but at that point you can't click on anything :P
linuxrawkstar · 645 weeks and 2 days ago
added to .bashrc or the like for easy access function goog() { curl -A Mozilla$1 |html2text -width $COLUMNS; }
eGGstain · 644 weeks and 5 days ago

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Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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