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ERIC6_BROWSER(1) General Commands Manual ERIC6_BROWSER(1)


eric6_browser - eric6 web browser (QtWebEngine)


eric6_browser [options] files...


This manual page documents briefly the eric6_browser command. This manual page was written for the Debian distribution because the original program does not have a manual page.

eric6_browser is a web browser to read the HTML pages for the Qt API and the eric6 documentation. It can be used from inside the eric6 IDE or as a standalone application.


These programs follow the usual GNU command line syntax, with long options starting with two dashes (`-'). A summary of options is included below. For a complete description, see the Info files.
-h, --help
Show summary of options.
-v, --version
Show version of program and exit. --config=configDir Use the given directory as the one containing the config files. --private Start the browser in private browsing mode. --qthelp Start the browser with support for QtHelp. --search=word Search for the given word --settings=settingsDir Use the given directory to store the settings files.


eric6(1), eric6_api(1), eric6_compare(1), eric6_configure(1), eric6_diff(1), eric6_doc(1), eric6_editor(1), eric6_helpviewer(1), eric6_iconeditor(1), eric6_plugininstall(1), eric6_pluginrepository(1), eric6_pluginuninstall(1), eric6_qregexp(1), eric6_re(1), eric6_shell(1), eric6_sqlbrowser(1), eric6_tray(1), eric6_trpreviewer(1), eric6_uipreviewer(1), eric6_unittest(1) eric6_webbrowser(1),


This manual page was written by Boyuan Yang <> for the Debian project (but may be used by others).
October 6, 2018