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Can anyone suggest a way to convert html files to word documents (.doc) in linux, via commandline?

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this quiz has been posted before in the OOo forum:

I need to convert an HTML formatted document to a DOC formatted document. Is this possible via command line?

whether the answers are satisfacory, i wouldn't know.

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Thanks, found link to artofsolving.com/opensource/pyodconverter in there, which does what I want. – theotherreceive Aug 29 '09 at 0:33
    
you're more than welcome. – Molly7244 Aug 29 '09 at 0:42
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The link is broken – Jared Beach Apr 4 at 14:15

Libreoffice (and probably OpenOffice) can do this.

libreoffice --headless --convert-to doc FILENAME.html

For more details:

man libreoffice
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