googler - Google Search, Google Site Search, Google News from the terminal

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Leap 15.0
Repository Network Utilities all
Package name googler
Package version 3.5
Package release lp150.3.1
Package architecture noarch
Package type rpm
Installed size 166.53 KB
Download size 58.44 KB
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googler is a power tool to Google (Web & News) and Google Site Search
from the command-line. It shows the title, URL and abstract for each
result, which can be directly opened in a browser from the terminal.
Results are fetched in pages (with page navigation). Supports
sequential searches in a single googler instance.


Package Version Architecture Repository
googler-3.5-lp150.1.1.noarch.rpm 3.5 noarch openSUSE Oss
googler - - -


Name Value
/usr/bin/env -


Name Value
googler = 3.5-lp150.3.1


Type URL
Binary Package googler-3.5-lp150.3.1.noarch.rpm
Source Package googler-3.5-lp150.3.1.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Add the Network Utilities repository:
    # zypper addrepo network-utilities
  2. Install googler rpm package:
    # zypper install googler




2018-03-30 -
- Update to version 3.5
* URL folding to show only domain name
* Omniprompt key c to copy URL to clipboard
* Support env var DISABLE_PROMPT_COLOR to disable prompt color (see #203)
- Changes from version 3.4
* Support custom URL handler script or cli utility (option --url-handler)
* Support text browser override with GUI browser (omniprompt key O)
* A stunning project logo! (designed by zmwangx - github user id)
2017-08-20 -
- Update to version 3.3
* Search auto-completion (using completion scripts)
* Python 3.6 support
* Automated release package builds using PackageCore
- Changes from version 3.2
* Basic authentication with --proxy
* Option --unfilter to include similar results
* New googler @ts : Manga Reader, Mac Rumors, OMG! Ubuntu!
* Fix: skip certain card results with --noua
* Options --json and --exact decoupled
- Changes from version 3.1
* Search result metadata (e.g. IMDB rating)
* Multi-site search
* Browse numeric ranges at omniprompt
* googler@ - Financial Times, The Pirate Bay added
- Changes from version 3.0
* Introducing googler @t add-on!
* Open multiple indices from omniprompt
* Open all indices from omniprompt
* Option --enable-browser-output is now --show-browser-logs
* Multiple bug fixes
2016-12-26 -
- initial packaging of version 2.9

See Also

Package Description
googsystray-1.3.1-lp150.1.1.noarch.rpm System Tray Notifications for various Google Services
gtping-0.15-lp150.1.1.x86_64.rpm GTP Ping
hexinject-1.6-lp150.1.2.x86_64.rpm Hexadecimal and raw packet injector and sniffer
horst-5.1-lp150.8.1.x86_64.rpm IEEE 802.11 wireless LAN analyzer
hostname-3.21-lp150.18.1.x86_64.rpm Utility to Set/Show the Host Name or Domain Name
htp-0.4.10-lp150.4.1.x86_64.rpm HTTP Time Protocol
httping-2.5-lp150.1.1.x86_64.rpm Ping-like tool for HTTP requests
httppp-1.4.0-lp150.1.1.x86_64.rpm HTTP Passive Probe Application
httpry-0.1.8-lp150.2.2.x86_64.rpm An HTTP Logging And Information Retrieval Tool
icmpinfo-1.11-lp150.1412.1.x86_64.rpm A Tool for Looking at ICMP Messages
iftop-0.99.4-lp150.4.1.x86_64.rpm Real-Time Interface Bandwidth Usage
imap2mbox-1.5.0-lp150.1.1.noarch.rpm Saves remote IMAP4 Folders to local Mbox Files
inosync-0.2.3-lp150.2.1.noarch.rpm Inotify Sync Daemon
inputpipe-0.5-lp150.8.1.x86_64.rpm Client/Server for making any Linux Input Device Network-Transparent
iodine-0.7.0-lp150.17.1.x86_64.rpm Tunnel IPv4 data through a DNS server