Re: [SLE] Is there a reliable downloader for Linux
From: Felix Miata (mrmazda_at_ij.net)
Date: Sat, 21 Aug 2004 12:12:04 -0400 To: email@example.com
Jim Sabatke wrote:
> My ISP sucks. I keep losing dialup connections. When I'm
> downloading large files, I constantly lose connections and I
> have to restart my downloads from scratch. It's no problem
> with FTP sites, but I can't seem to find a browser that will
> continue an aborted download. I know this is on the list of
> Firefox features that is coming, but this is driving me nuts
> right now.
> What will do this?
The standard cross-platform CLI downloader: wget.
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