w3m - WWW browsable pager with excellent tables/frames support

Property Value
Distribution Debian 7 (Wheezy)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package name w3m
Package version 0.5.3
Package release 8
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 1.93 KB
Download size 1.19 MB
Official Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
w3m is a text-based World Wide Web browser with IPv6 support.
It features excellent support for tables and frames. It can be used
as a standalone file pager, too.
* You can follow links and/or view images in HTML.
* Internet message preview mode, you can browse HTML mail.
* You can follow links in plain text if it includes URL forms.
* With w3m-img, you can view inline images.


Package Version Architecture Repository
w3m_0.5.3-8_amd64.deb 0.5.3 amd64 Debian Main
w3m - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.11
libgc1c2 >= 1:7.1
libgpm2 >= 1.20.4
libssl1.0.0 >= 1.0.0
libtinfo5 -
zlib1g >= 1:1.1.4


Name Value
www-browser -


Name Value
w3m-ssl -


Name Value
w3m-ssl -
w3mmee -


Type URL
Binary Package w3m_0.5.3-8_i386.deb
Source Package w3m

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install w3m deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install w3m




2012-05-22 - Tatsuya Kinoshita <tats@debian.org>
w3m (0.5.3-8) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/patches/010_upstream.patch: Sync with upstream on 2012-05-22
- Support <meta charset>
* debian/patches/050_entity-h-clean.patch: Removed (meged upstream)
* debian/patches/110_form-input-text.patch:
- Assume "text" if an input type is unknown (closes: #615843)
* debian/patches/100_use-cppflags.patch: Use $(CPPFLAGS) with $(CPP)
* debian/rules:
- Fix CPPFLAGS hardening flags missing (closes: #665491)
- Accept linux-gnueabi for w3m-img (closes: #673123)
* debian/mime: Use charset for mailcap (closes: #282784)
2012-05-10 - Tatsuya Kinoshita <tats@debian.org>
w3m (0.5.3-7) unstable; urgency=low
* Add the configure option --with-imagelib=imlib2 (closes: #672121)
2012-05-05 - Tatsuya Kinoshita <tats@debian.org>
w3m (0.5.3-6) unstable; urgency=low
[ Tatsuya Kinoshita ]
* debian/patches/070_glibc2.14.patch:
Patch from Ubuntu to unbreak compilation with eglibc 2.14 (LP: #935540)
* debian/patches/080_gc72.patch:
Patch from Gentoo to support Boehm GC 7.2
* debian/patches/090_parallel-make.patch:
Patch from Gentoo to fix parallel make issue
* Update copyright-format version to 1.0
* Update Standards-Version to 3.9.3
[ HIGUCHI Daisuke (VDR dai) ]
* debian/control: update my email address
* debian/changelog: fix typo
2011-11-29 - HIGUCHI Daisuke (VDR dai) <debian@vdr.jp>
w3m (0.5.3-5) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control
- Mark w3m Multi-Arch: foreign.
Patch from 0.5.3-4ubuntu1, provided by Steve Langasek.
- update Vcs-* fields to use anonscm.debian.org.
- update Uploaders name-addr.
* debian/rules: enable hardening options
* debian/patches/050_entity-h-clean.patch
do not remove entity.h.  because generated file is a little different
than original,  so it is unable to unapply.
2011-10-30 - Tatsuya Kinoshita <tats@debian.org>
w3m (0.5.3-4) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/patches/060_format-security.patch: Patch from 0.5.3-3ubuntu1 to
appease gcc -Werror=format-security, provided by Colin Watson.
(closes: #646321)
* debian/control: Use linux-any to depend on a Linux-specific package.
(closes: #634340)
* debian/copyright: Appease missing-license-paragraph-in-dep5-copyright.
2011-07-18 - Tatsuya Kinoshita <tats@debian.org>
w3m (0.5.3-3) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control:
- Add Vcs-* fields. (closes: #625532)
- Update Standards-Version to 3.9.2.
* debian/rules: Add the targets build-arch and build-indep.
* debian/copyright: Switch to the DEP-5 format.
2011-02-21 - Tatsuya Kinoshita <tats@debian.org>
w3m (0.5.3-2) unstable; urgency=low
* debian/control: Add Uploaders and DM-Upload-Allowed for the co-maintainer
HIGUCHI Daisuke.
* debian/rules, debian/*docs: To add doc/README.cookie, install doc/README*
and then remove doc/README.cygwin.
2011-02-06 - Tatsuya Kinoshita <tats@debian.org>
w3m (0.5.3-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release.
* debian/patches/010_upstream.patch: Sync with the upstream development
snapshot on 2011-01-17, just a typo fix for ChangeLog.
* debian/patches/040_link_gcc45.patch: Patch from 0.5.2-10ubuntu1 to
explicitly link w3mimgdisplay with -lX11 to build with gcc 4.5,
provided by Martin Pitt. (closes: #605761)
* debian/patches/050_entity-h-clean.patch: Patch to remove entity.h when
`make clean'.
* debian/copyright: Updated.

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