A Shell script to query the Wikipedia.
This script fetches Wikipedia articles (currently supports around 30 Wikipedia languages) and displays them as plain text in a pager or just sends the text to standard out. Alternatively it opens the Wikipedia article in a (possibly GUI) web browser or just shows the URL of the appropriate Wikipedia article.
copy wikipedia2text into your
alternatively, on debian or derivitatives, you can install it using your
sudo apt-get install wikipedia2text
License & Copyright
© Christian Brabandt, License: BSD