Section: User Commands (1)
odt2txt - a simple converter from OpenDocument Text to plain text
odt2txt is a command-line tool which extracts the text out of
OpenDocument Texts, as produced by OpenOffice.org, KOffice,
StarOffice and others.
odt2txt can also extract text from some file formats similar to
OpenDocument Text, such as OpenOffice.org XML (*.sxw), which was
used by OpenOffice.org version 1.x and older StarOffice versions.
To a lesser extent, odt2txt may be useful to extract content from
OpenDocument spreadsheets (*.ods) and OpenDocument presentations
The FILENAME argument is mandatory.
Wrap text lines after WIDTH characters. The default value is
65, which means that any words which would extend beyond
column 65 are moved to a new line.
If WIDTH is set to -1 then no lines will be broken
Write output to FILE and not to standard output.
Select which non-ascii characters shall be replaced by ascii
look-a-likes. Valid values for SUBST are all,
some and none.
Substitute all characters for which substitutions are known
Substitute all characters which the output charset does not contain
This is the default
Substitute no characters
Do not try to autodetect the terminal encoding, but convert the
document to encoding X unconditionally To find out, which terminal
encoding will be used in automatic mode, use
Print raw XML
Show version and copyright information
Copyright © 2006,2007 Dennis Stosberg <firstname.lastname@example.org
Uses parts of the kunzip library, Copyright 2005,2006 by Michael Kohn
This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or
modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License,
version 2 as published by the Free Software Foundation