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


twill-sh [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. twill-sh lets you interactively browse the Web.



print usage information


Show version information and exit


Do not show normal output


Drop into an interactive shell after running files if any


Exit on first file which fails


Continue executing scripts even if errors occur

--url/-u URL

Start at the given URL before each script


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