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w3m keeps auto-refreshing

When I run w3m 'google.com/search?unicode+smiley' the page does load correctly, but it keeps refreshing every 0 seconds until I hit CtrlC. I don't think I changed any of my w3m settings and this is a ...
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How to enable cookies in w3m

When I try to login Github, it says 'Cookies must be enabled to use GitHub'. How can I set w3m to enable cookies always? Does it have any .w3mrc file or something to set it up? I am using w3m for ...
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How can I type an exclamation mark (!) in an HTML form in the w3m browser?

I'm trying to type "!maven guava" in DuckDuckgo.com's search box in the w3m browser, but when I press !, w3m interprets it as a hotkey to run a shell command. How can I escape this and just type a ...
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How to see images in tmux

I browse w3m with an images plugin. On normal terminals and even (typically minimally-featureful) virtual terminals I can see images. But when I browse with w3m in tmux the images don't show up. If ...
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how to disconnect external browser launched inside w3m from w3m?

press shift+m in w3m will launch external browser to show the current page in w3m. However, once the external browser is launched, w3m is frozen, waiting the user to quit the external browser before ...
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Open current page in w3m in firefox?

I've been using w3m lately to browse the web, but sometimes I want to view the page in firefox instead. Is there a way to open the current page in w3m in firefox with a keyboard shortcut?
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How to send multiple magnet links to a separate headless Linux machine?

With torrents, we could use w3m (Linux) to pass multiple torrent files to a separate machine running rtorrent. This doesn't work with magnet links. We can pass magnet links from Firefox to Azureus ...
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How do I exit the w3m help menu?

I'm using scrapy and just discovered the view command from the shell. It brings up the webpage in a very convenient instance of w3m. From man w3m, I learned that H brings up the help menu, but despite ...