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I'd like to install a program from sourceforge sources. Is there a way to download the latest stable source from SourceForge? an example for ntopng would be very welcome.

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    as the link to latest ource is http://sourceforge.net/projects/ntop/files/latest/download?source=files Do you try wget http://sourceforge.net/projects/ntop/files/latest/download?source=files ?
    – Kiwy
    Jun 27 '14 at 13:13
  • @Kiwy ah thanks, I didn't realise wget was able to download a file via a link like that. i've always done it with direct links
    – barlop
    Jun 27 '14 at 13:17
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I'm pretty sure you can use wget and SourceForge, always use the url for the latest source.

http://sourceforge.net/projects/$$PROJECT_URL$$/files/latest/download?source=files

Where $$PROJECT_URL$$ needs to be replace by the part of url corresponding to the project. for ntopng ==> ntop which gives you:

wget http://sourceforge.net/projects/ntop/files/latest/download?source=files

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