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zh-sgmltools provides a wrapper for SGMLtools to process Chinese. It allows you to convert Chinese SGML file to HTML, plain text, LaTeX, and so on. It support both Big5 and GB codes. The package is used to process CLDP documents.
platform: Linux
license: GPL converts your old log files into easy-to-read colourised html. You can apply colours to specific nicks and customise join/part highlighting.
platform: Linux
license: GPL


XBuilder is a web site compiler that turns your dynamic pages into static HTML pages. Compiling your pages increases your site''s speed and allows you to deploy your site anywhere, including CD-ROMs, mirror sites, laptops, and external hosting companies. XBuilder can compile any site, including sites written in CGI, Active Server Pages, Perl, or any other scripting language.
platform: Linux (Perl)

txt2html is a Perl program that uses the HTML::TextToHTML perl module to convert plain text to HTML. It supports headings, lists, tables, simple character markup, hyperlinking and is highly customizable. It recognizes some of the apparent structure of the source document (mostly whitespace and typographic layout) and attempts to mark that structure explicitly using HTML.
license: Perl license
platform: Linux (Perl)


PerlODP is a free script that converts RDF dumps from the Open Directory Project into HTML pages, without the use of any database software or any XML parser. Certain categories, or all the categories, can be selected and displayed in HTML.
platform: Linux
license: Apache style


QML is a CGI program that translates pages written in Quick Markup into HTML. QML is also available for ModPerl as Quick Markup is a high level web language featuring file inclusion, embedded Perl, extensible language, variables anywhere, form field processing, cookie processing, email processing and HTML support. platform: Linux ,
license: GPL


FilterProxy is a Perl script that acts as a generic Web proxy. It is unique in that it allows modules to be installed that can perform arbitrary transformations on HTML (or any other MIME-type). Currently it filters ads and compresses HTML content, and all configuration is done via Web-based forms. platform: Linux
license: GPL


DeCSS is a Perl script which removes CSS tags from HTML pages. platform: Linux (Perl)
license: Artistic


This is a perl script that converts standard ASCII text to HTML 3.0 tables. Any text with the delimiter embedded in it is converted to a table. The user can specify any regular perl expression as a delimiter; the default delimiter is the tab. As a result, t2t can easily transform any spreadsheet saved as tab delimited text to a HTML table. The table ends with either the end of the file or the first line of non-delimited text. All other text is just written to the output file. The most up to date documentation is located at t2t's web page, Dogbert (ASCII-tables -> HTML-tables) platform: Perl, Linux


With HTML2Table you can convert HTML tables without all the HTML tags into comma (or anything else) delimited tables which you easily can import into Excel or a database. platform: MS-Windows
license: Freeware - reads your html file, creates tables in database $PGDATABASE on machine $PGHOST and writes the .C and .h files needed to define a TAS table.
platform: Perl
license: ???


Selathco (Simple Extensible LaTeX To HTML Converter) is a tool for converting LaTeX sources to HTML. It supports command-line and GUI modes. A working demo applet is available for MSIE 4.0+ users.
platform: Linux


Table Reading Under Dervish, The A User's Guide for the Flexible Image Transport System (FITS).




MetaMorphosis is a powerful SGML/XML tree transformation tool that can be used stand alone or as middleware in complex applications. Platforms: - Windows 32bit (commercial, free fully functional demo) - Solaris (commercial) - Linux (free)


(PERLPOD -> MAN [NROFF, TROFF], HTML, LATEX, FM) platform: Perl (Linux)

The Ant

Cross-platform WYSIWYG HTML Conversion program for Word 6.0 and above (Word for Windows, Word for Macintosh, NT and WIN95). TelaCommunications


Trans-Form is a handy webmaster tool to convert webform response data received by e-mail when people fill out and submit a mailto:form form your website. Trans-Form replaces the Hex codes with the correct punctuation, and formats the text into individual lines, making the form response much easier to read and work with, without having to write or use CGI scripts.


asp2php: Converts WWW Active Server Pages (ASP) files that only run on the Microsoft IIS Web Server into PHP3 pages to run on Apache.


Squid Native Log Format V1.0.x and V1.1.x to Common Log Format converter


dox [archived link] converts documents between RTF, HTML and plain text see Andre Punch's site platform: DOS command-line, win95 command-line and win95 GUI versions are available. Also a Linux RPM.


LPU: A tool for creating labels and forms of any kind from a textual description platform: Linux

<SGML> & tools;

<SGML> & tools;: A text-formatting package based on SGML
platform: Linux


Tag-types: Utilities for manipulating tagged files
platform: Linux


TEItools: A collection of scripts for transforming documents written in SGML to various output format
platform: Linux


texi2html: A Texinfo to HTML Translator
platform: Linux

Texinfo Converting Tools

Texinfo Converting Tools: converts GNU-Texinfo files into OS/2-IPF, Windows-Help-RTF format and HTML platform: Linux


troff2html: a perl program for conversion of troff with "mm" macros to HTML
platform: Linux


RTFtoHTML: a tool to convert RTF documents (from Microsoft Word, Word Perfect, Frame Maker...) into documents for the WWW
platform: Linux


txt2html a Perl program that converts plain text to HTML
platform: Linux


perlSGML: a collection of Perl programs and libraries for processing SGML documents platform: Linux


o2x o2x converts emacs outline mode files to XML.
platform: Linux
license: GPL


UDO: Universal Document format and conversion software
platform: Linux

tagprogs / tag-types

Utilities for manipulating tagged files. The tag programs are a set of tools which manipulate files in a special tagged format. - tag2html Turn a tag file into html - tagextract Extract selected fields from a tagged file. - tagcheck Perform integrity checks on a tagged file.
platform: Linux (Debian)


chord2html: A Perl script to convert CHORD input files to HTML
platform: Linux


rotfl is a simple text formatting language designed to be both easy to use and powerful. It reads from an input file that contains special tags and outputs nicely formatted text. This language is best suited for creating attractive documents, logs, or a sort of notebook for the console.
platform: Linux
license: GPL

Chapter 2.2 Converters to and from HTML and SGML

Chapter 2.2 Converters to and from HTML and SGML in "Some Aspects of Presentation and Conversion of Scientific Documents (Online/Print)" by Burkhard Kirste.

HTMLS Converters (White Paper)

HTMLS Converters (White Paper) N.N.

DaveCentral: Web Authoring - HTML Convertors, Page 3

DaveCentral: Web Authoring - HTML Convertors, Page 3 N.N.


wml-tools is small suite of tools related to WAP WML development. It includes a WML bytecode compiler (wmlc), a decompiler (wmld), a simple WML deck viewer (wmlv) , a WML-to-HTML converter (wmlhtml) and an RDF-to-WML converter (rdfwml).
platform: Linux
license: free for non-commercial use


html2c will help anyone writing cgi-bin programs in C. You can design your page with your favorite authoring tool and convert it to C code with this program. You can then modify its code to insert data dynamically.
platform: Linux


cddb2discography is a Perl script which takes a locally stored CDDB database (especially, a database of the style the xmcd will create) and generate HTML pages based on the data contained therein.
platform: Linux

license: freely distributable


url2bmp is a Windows freeware converting an URL to an image.
platform: MS-Windows
license: FreeWare


HTML2XHTML Converter (H2X) generates a well-formed XHTML string from an HTML DOM object. It could be used in Content Management Systems (CMS), online WYSIWG HTML editors or any other Javascript application to produce well- formed XHTML 1.0 code. It works in MS IE 5.0 for Windows or above, Netscape 7.1, and Mozilla 1.3 or above.
license: Free for non-commercial use


asp2php will take web pages written for Microsoft's ASP and convert them to PHP. asp2php works mostly on VBScript, but some JScript support has been added.

MySQL PHP to PostgreSQL

MySQL PHP to PostgreSQL is a program that takes a php page that uses mysql calls and changes them into PostgreSQL calls. This allows any website (if it converts properly :) that was written in PHP for MySQL to run as a website written to run on PostgreSQL.

Notex is a simple Perl CGI program to load and run server-side JavaScript to process web files in any format, but particularly in XML or JSON. It supports RESTful web services with all 5 HTTP verbs GET, HEAD, DELETE, POST and PUT, and could run quite fast with mod_perl.


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