How can I convert HTML tags to rtRTF or any rich format text using
sed or any linux command-line tool?
I've achieved to strip them with
sed 's/<[^>]*>//g', but I need the
<b>hi</b> to convert to
html2text is a command-line tool that converts HTML to Markdown.
You will most probably get very frustrated trying to use
sed to do this without error. The reason is touched upon in a legendary SO post. In very basic cases it might work, but it will come back to haunt you of you make it a habit, so learn how to do it correctly directly instead. Using a ready tool such as html2text is a lot better than trying to regex it out by hand.