command line fan fiction program?

Al Sten-Clanton albert.e.sten_clanton at
Tue Apr 18 14:55:10 UTC 2017

Any tips for getting around  Somebody recommended it to me 
a few weeks ago, so I gave it a quick shot.  I was looking for old-time 
radio stuff.  I failed to find anything, for all the crawling around I 
did.  I'll therefore be grateful for any pointers on using it.


On 4/18/2017 9:29 AM, Karen Lewellen wrote:
> Tony,
> I am a firm believer in synchronicity.
> What makes your post hug worthy is that I was just wondering about
>  Reasoning being that sometimes a writer decides, either
> by accident or intention to delete all their  work.  I
> recently found an hp  story by such a writer, wondered about their other
> creations, and thought....hmmmm wonder if has anything?
> That was last night,  I check mail this morning to find your post.
> So...
> *hugs*
> Thanks!
> Kare
> On Tue, 18 Apr 2017, Tony Baechler wrote:
>> Again, as usual, sorry for the lateness, but search for fanfiction on
>> Archive Team uploaded a huge dump of the
>> site, perfect for offline reading, assuming it's still there. Be
>> warned that it's very huge! Don't download on a slow connection or
>> with limited disk space. I'm not sure if new stuff is added and I
>> don't remember the upload date offhand, so probably a few years old by
>> now, but still a huge amount of reading material. It's a full or
>> nearly complete site dump, so should be navigable with any browser.
>> On 3/22/2017 6:00 PM, Tim Chase wrote:
>>>  (yes, both your original post and your nudge came through)
>>>  Am I missing something in particular?  I visited the site in
>>>  Lynx-the-cat and was able to get to a number of the fanfic works
>>>  without any issue.  Just to sample, I went in by Movie and sampled
>>>  some of the X-Men works, and went in by TV Show and sampled some of
>>>  the M*A*S*H works.  They all came back as HTML.
>>>  If you're looking for a scraper, the classic "wget" tool should
>>>  provide the ability to scrape a subset of the site.  You might then
>>>  have to do some post-cleanup if you don't want all the site-related
>>>  periphery.
>>>  -tim
>>>  On March 22, 2017, Karen Lewellen wrote:
>>> >  there is a site  called fan fiction.
>>> >
>>> >  A very long time ago it was possible to download items there, but
>>> >  now one must use a third party application.
>>> >  I am wondering if there is a command line tool, something that
>>> >  might be a part of the Ubuntu distribution since that is what I
>>> >  have both at shellworld and via dreamhost that can get the works
>>> >  converting them into well anything?
>>> >  via robobraille I can convert both epub and pdf into  text.
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