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Old 10-09-2011, 03:28 AM   #1
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WikipediaConv: Wikipedia to epub converter

Convert wikipedia dump file to multiple (many!) epub files.

Prerequisite:
Windows, .NET framework 3.5 or higher.

How to use:
1. download wikipedia dump file from
http://dumps.wikimedia.org/
2. Extract WikipediaConv_XXX.zip
3. Run WikipediaConv.exe
4. Press "ePub" button and choose dump file.

This program create ePub folder at the same place as dump file path.
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File Type: zip WikipediaConv_20.zip (1,020.6 KB, 249 views)
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Old 10-09-2011, 03:34 AM   #2
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Now very early stage of development.

I will upload source soon later at:
http://code.google.com/p/wikipediaconv/

Only test enwiki-20110901-pages-articles1.xml.bz2 now.
My hard disk is too small to convert all dump data (does anyone want to try?)

Main target is EZ-Reader, and my goal is support Japanese version (but only enwiki until now).
If your e-book device support folder and epub, you can also use it.

Any feedback is welcome though I might not have enough time to modify this code other than Japanese support.
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Old 10-24-2011, 04:06 AM   #3
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Update:
- Now support large file set (for real dump)
- Dump to pdf (not yet formatted)
- Japanese support

http://code.google.com/p/wikipediaconv/
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