~acdw/bollux

gemini browser in like, bash?
Change implementation of URL array
Handle unknown protocols better (by not handling them)
Reload page if no links

clone

read-only
https://git.sr.ht/~acdw/bollux
read/write
git@git.sr.ht:~acdw/bollux

You can also use your local clone with git send-email.

bollux - a bash Gemini client

inspired by

CAPABILITIES

  • make requests
  • receive files
  • use dd to show a nice little download status
  • use less to display text/* files
  • link navigation
  • man page
  • configuration
  • browse gopher
  • history (basic)

STILL TO DO

  • history (advanced)
  • test configuring capabilities
  • bookmarks
  • mailcap
  • generate certificates
  • implement TOFU
  • handle http, etc links

DEPENDENCIES

  • bash >= 4.0
  • iconv
  • openssl
  • less
  • dd

INSTALL

Packages

From source

$ git clone https://git.sr.ht/~acdw/bollux
$ cd bollux
# make install

Alternative

$ curl -fLo bollux https://git.sr.ht/~acdw/bollux/blob/0.3.0/bollux
$ chmod +x bollux
$ ./bollux

It's a bash script, so just plop it in your $PATH somewhere.

LICENSE

MIT

CONTRIBUTING

Feel free to write to my public inbox with changes you'd like to make, or submit an issue to the ticket tracker.