Viewing *.chm files

peter lageotakes plageotakes at
Sat Apr 24 20:37:44 PDT 2004

--- Kyryll A Mirnenko <mirya at> wrote:
>   Can anybody point me to an application capable to
> view such files (or 
> extract them into HTMLs)? For those asking what I'm
> talking about: *.chm is a 
> MSWindows format to keep a set of HTMLs & related
> info (content tree, index) 
> in one compressed package. The Microsoft's util
> dealing with this format 
> (`hh.exe`) uses MSIExplorer interface to display the
> chapters, but the 
> problem I face is I can't make the last one work
> (using `wine`). A great 
> shelf of MSWindows-related (not only) docs is in
> this format (MSDN lib is an 
> example). The solution is an extractor (rendering
> the index & content tree 
> into 2 HTMLs would be nice feature) or alternative
> chm-browser based on other 
> browsers (Mozilla, Konqueror, Opera, Galeon, etc.)
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pkg_add -r xchm


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