Search Wikipedia Articles Through Command Line By Help Of Python

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In this post, today I am going to explain you another GitHub repository search wikipedia articles through command line by help of python.


Search wikipedia article on command line

Fetch is use to get information about anything on the shell using Wikipedia.

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Why this?

Fetch helps you to quickly look about anything and it is all possible with wikipidea webscrapping you can get full wikipedia article on the topic or you can also look at the introduction about the topic.

Yes you can look about anything on your terminal no need of browser it makes your life easy.

You can also search your topics on your command line


  • Python 3.6
  • bs4


  1. Install setuptools if it isn’t already: pip install setuptools

Note: For Linux use pip3

  1. Clone this repo:git clone
  2. Move into the fetch directory and run the script:cd fetch python install

Note: For Linux use python3 as it required python 3 or higher


usage: fetch [-h] [-s SEARCH] [-i INFO] [-q QUICK]

optional arguments:
  -h, --help            show this help message and exit
  -s SEARCH, --search SEARCH
                        Search any topic
  -i INFO, --info INFO  Get info on any topic(Use correct name)
  -q QUICK, --quick QUICK
                        Get the summary on any topic


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