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How can I easily convert HTML special entities from a standard input stream in Linux?

CentOS Is there an easy way to convert HTML special entities from a data stream? I'm passing data to a bash script and sometimes that data includes special entities. For example: "test" ...
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3answers
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Lots of files being used by blank web page. What are they?

I am trying to optimise a website and I was using the network waterfall facility in Google Chrome. When I looked at the results there were lots of files which I didnt recognise. I first thought they ...
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Is there another database server software for PHP other than MySQL?

Is are there another database server software for PHP other than MySQL? Does it run on Linux? Does it work with Apache? (No MySQL, can't get it working on ubuntu.)
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6answers
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How do I send mail from linux command line so it appears as HTML to recipient?

I've tried emailing a normal web page using something like: mail -s "Test Email" blah@blah.com < webpage.htm However, the recipient sees the raw HTML tags in the email and none of my ...
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6answers
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Reasonable automatic HTML to PDF conversion (in UNIX/Linux environment)

Is there a way to generate PDF documents from HTML files automatically in Linux where the PDF offers some kind of reasonable level of resemblance to the input file? A command-line tool - as opposed ...
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4answers
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Securing file system for secure SFTP server

This might not seem as a development question, but in essence it is. Let me explain how. Our main development focus is dynamic content pages. Some of our customers have asked us to allow them space ...