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Install latest/stable of asciidoc-link-check

Ubuntu 16.04 or later?

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Install using the command line

sudo snap install asciidoc-link-check

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Checks if all hyperlinks in an asciidoc file are alive(or dead).


(Optional) Use the -p or --progress switch to view progress.

Check links for a local file

``` asciidoc-link-check README.adoc --progress


Check links for an online file

``` asciidoc-link-check


Check links from standard input

``` cat <filename>.adoc | asciidoc-link-check -p


Check links in all asciidoc files in a directory

Check recursively in the current directory:

``` find . -name *.adoc -exec asciidoc-link-check -p {} \;


Check recursively in the other directories:

``` find <directory> -name *.adoc -exec asciidoc-link-check -p {} \;


Ignore specific links

  1. Create a JSON config file containing ignore patterns:

    ``` {

      "ignorePatterns": [
          { "pattern": "^https://192.17" },
          { "pattern": "^" }

    } ```

  2. Use the config file option: ``` asciidoc-link-check README.adoc -c <configfile.json> ```

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Last updated
13 August 2020

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