text2html man page

text2html ā€” convert plain text to HTML

Version

version 2.07

Synopsis

text2html [options...] [file ...]

Description

The "text2html" utility converts text to HTML. Text can come from standard input or files listed on the command line.

The available options are outlined in HTML::FromText. The option syntax is slightly different. Options are prefixed with two dashes ("--") and may have an option value following an equals sign ("="). The default value is on (<1>).

Examples

Convert the "README" file using "paras" and "blockcode".

  text2html --paras --blockcode README

Convert a file called "--stupid-name".

  text2html --paras -- --stupid-name

Convert text on standard input.

  text2html --paras --urls --email --bold --underline

Convert text on standard input but turn off "metachars".

  text2html --metachars=0 --lines

Diagnostics

The "text2html" utility exits 0 on success, and >0 if an error occurs.

See Also

perl(1), HTML::FromText(3).

Authors

Info

2013-07-14 perl v5.26.0 User Contributed Perl Documentation