parsewiki(1) transform marked text into HTML, XHTML, Docbook or LaTeX


parsewiki [OPTION]... [FILE]


This manual page documents briefly the parsewiki command. This manual page was written for the Debian distribution because the original program does not have a manual page.

parsewiki is a program that transform a text file with a very minimal Wiki style syntax into other formats, including HTML, XHTML, Docbook and LaTeX.

See the file /usr/share/doc/parsewiki/doc/manual-en.txt for a description of the parsewiki syntax.


-f, --format=FORMAT
Output format; one of html, xhtml, docbook, latex. (default html)
-T, --title=TITLE
-t, --template=FILE
File with a template to use instead of the standard.
-c, --copyright
Display copyright and copying permission statement.
-h, --help
Show this usage summary.

FILE is a simple text file with wiki formating syntax. The result will be sent to the Standard Output. If FILE is not given, input will be taken from the Standard Input.


$ parsewiki
$ cat file.txt | parsewiki -fdocbook --title="An Example" > file.xml


Report bugs to <[email protected]>.


This manual page was written by Sergio Talens-Oliag <[email protected]>, for the Debian project (but may be used by others).