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A command-line interface for fetching summaries of wikipedia pages.

Project Description

A command-line interface for fetching summaries of Wikipedia pages. It is built over Jonathan Goldsmith’s wikipedia library.

Takes a query to Wikipedia as an argument and a optional language flag.


The language default is English:

$ wiki helsinki
Helsinki (/hɛlˈsɪŋki/; Finnish pronunciation: [ˈhelsiŋki]; Swedish:
Helsingfors) is the capital and largest city of Finland. It is in the

The desired language is specified with the -l flag:

$ wiki -l fi helsinki
Helsinki (ruots. Helsingfors) on Suomen pääkaupunki ja Uudenmaan
maakuntakeskus. Se sijaitsee Suomenlahden pohjoisrannalla Uudenmaan

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