HTML to Text renderer
ianb at colorstudy.com
Wed Nov 3 06:36:43 CET 2004
Robert Brewer wrote:
> Ian Bicking wrote:
>>Does anyone know of a module that can render HTML to text? Just a
>>subset of HTML, really; I'd like to compose emails using <p> tags and
>>whatnot, fill in all the values in the email template, then
>>wrapping and other formatting. Also, it'll make using Zope Page
>>Templates with email easier.
>>Even if all it supports is <p> and <br> that would be enough, but I'm
>>hoping there's something even more complete out there. I don't need
>>something as general as, say, Lynx; these templates would be written
>>with a specific renderer in mind.
> To clarify: you don't want the HTML tags merely stripped; you want to
> replace e.g. br with a line break and p with, say, two line breaks?
Right. And word wrapping too. Some other tags would also be
interesting: <blockquote>, <pre>, <hr>, <table>, , and something
to control alignment (e.g., <p align="">).
Ian Bicking / ianb at colorstudy.com / http://blog.ianbicking.org
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