twill-fork(1) a simple scripting language for Web browsing


twill-fork [option] [script(s)]


Twill is a simple language that allows users to browse the Web from a command-line interface. With twill, you can navigate through Web sites that use forms, cookies, and most standard Web features. You can use the twill-fork script to do some stress testing.



print usage information

--url/-u URL

Start at the given URL before each script


Number of times to run the given script(s)


Number of processes to execute in parallel


Twill was written by C. Titus Brown [email protected] and

This manual page was written by Arnaud Fontaine [email protected] for the Debian system (but may be used by others). Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU General Public License, Version 2 any later version published by the Free Software Foundation.

On Debian systems, the complete text of the GNU General Public License can be found in /usr/share/common-licenses/GPL.


Copyright © 2007 Arnaud Fontaine