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Download all pages linked on a page in a certain region

I would like to download my users activity page of this Unix&Linux with wget and all pages that are linked in the activity list. I tried wget -m -l 2 which should mirror the site recursively ...
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wget grabbing empty files that actually exist

I have a script that's meant to download a certain number of files from a remote server. It only needs to do this every 24 hours, since they are JSON sources for a database on my server. The files are ...
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Forgot to put a slash before download path, where were these files downloaded to?

I forgot to put a slash before my home folder when downloading some files and it seems that they downloaded successfully but I can't seem to navigate before / within my thunar explorer so I can't get ...
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SAMBA copy file without properties: the file has properties that can't be copied to new location

From Windows 10 (enterprise) copying a file that has only been downloaded from internet will I get a windows popup saying: Are you sure you want to copy this file without it's properties? The ...
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How to get triggered download from site with delay

Normally I use wget to get files that trigger a download. However, I'm currently using a site that takes a few seconds to generate the download, so wget downloads the html instead of the zip file I ...
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Download Only a Part of a File

I am trying to find if it is possible to download a part of a file (any file) via axel or aria2 or any other tools available. For example there is a movie file (because doing this kind of thing ...
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How to handle Last-modified header missing — time-stamps turned off

I was mirroring a site but something happened and wget died. So I had to run it again but I realized that Last-modified header missing -- time-stamps turned off. was repeated so often in the output so ...
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What is the difference between curl and wget?

I am keen to know the difference between curl and wget. Both are used to get files and documents but what the key difference between them. Why are there two different programs?
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Download Accelerator for Unix using MobaXterm SSH [closed]

I am using MobaXterm in Windows to SSH into a Unix Server. I am trying to download a large file (>30GB) using MobaXterm and it just times out and then stops. My question: Is there a download ...
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Recursive wget, append something to each found URL

My main goal is to easily backup the page source for a bunch of MediaWiki pages of mine. I have every page I want downloaded, listed on my username page (https://wiki.example.com/index.php?title=User:...
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Batch download a series of files and add prefix to them

So I have a list of downloadable links with a specific order, but the filenames are jumbled up example.com/ddk.zip example.com/453.zip example.com/hth.zip So I want to automatically prefix them as I ...
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PureOS verification of download

PureOS has SHA256 verification of download, but I've heard that SHA isn't so secure. Do they sign their files or provide associated .sig files? And is it true that that would be more secure?
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wget download files from a file list, how to specify names for each of the downloaded file?

When downloading a single file, we can use wget's -O option to specify the file name. When I'm downloading Urls in a file using wget -i filelist.txt (filelist.txt contains list Of Urls I want to ...
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Get current download speed as a number

nload is handy when it comes to live monitoring of bandwidth consumption. It displays an ongoing process window and you can look at it. While this is useful for humans, it isn't useful for scripts. I'...
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how to obtain a file in an interactive bash shell session

Not sure if I ask this correctly. I am doing some pentest practice, and in a bash shell session, I want to download a file. I tried cp to that machine, but it just creates a file in the current ...
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How to move completed torrent downloads to another folder without breaking the torrent link?

I'm using Transmission on EOs and I've downloaded a bunch of torrent files which ended up my Download folder in my /home. I'd like now to move the files to my external hard drive without breaking the ...
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How to download a folder from google drive using terminal?

I want to download a folder from my google drive using terminal? Is there any way to do that? I tried this: $ wget "https://drive.google.com/folderview?id=0B-Zc9K0k9q-WWUlqMXAyTG40MjA&usp=sharing"...
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Local network rsync slower than internet download

I've tried rsyncing a 3gb movie from my arch box to my friend's ubuntu box, both on the same network (and router). It went really slow, between 50kb/s to 300kb/s and he decided to download it from the ...
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command-line tool for a single download of a torrent (like wget or curl)

I'm interested in a single command that would download the contents of a torrent (and perhaps participate as a seed following the download, until I stop it). Usually, there is a torrent-client daemon ...
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stream a certificate to stdout to download it in php

Related Questions : when downloading certficate binary data , result is invalid certificate Download binary stream data from browser using PHP with web service “ downloaded file is corrupted ” ...
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Using wget to download images in facebook conversations

This looks a bit harder than usual. I'm a new wget user and I was thinking that maybe it's possible to login into Facebook and download images from a specific conversation. I mean, I'd like to tell ...
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How do I download a public dataset from the internet to linux? [closed]

I need to download a public dataset (from OpenNeuro) online to linux so I can work with this data. How to do so?
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Curl parallel download file list

first post sorry if I did some mess here =) Using Ubuntu 14.04lts 64bits server version. I have a list (url.list) with only URLs to download, one per line, that looks like this: http://domain.com/...
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Download the android by the Cygwin Terminal

I have a problem for download android by Cygwin Terminal in windows. I use this guide for download it: - 1) Download cygwin from http://cygwin.com/install.html. - 2) Install cygwin with defaults.In ...
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Is there a way to download pure Unix?

I'm just asking out of curiosity, is there a way to obtain a 'pure' so to say copy of Unix? So, not OS X or Linux with Unix in the background, but simply Unix..
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Download error with youtube-dl and axel

I am trying to download following video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pQWj2Fgxdrc by combining 'youtube-dl' and 'axel'. I am trying to download this video in such a way that I want these two ...
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Downloading File Using Telnet

I'm trying to download a file, https://the.earth.li/~sgtatham/putty/latest/w64/putty.exe or https://www.7-zip.org/a/7z1806-x64.exe, without using curl or wget; rather, I want to download the file by ...
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Download zip file from remote HTTPS host using netcat

I'm trying to download a zip file from : https://download.sysinternals.com/files/ProcessExplorer.zip (no curl and no WGET). I want to do that by netcat i used this command : echo -e "GET https://...
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Where can I download a compressed version of deepin OS?

I would like to try deepin OS. Unfortunately on the official site they only provide non compressed iso files. My download rate is really slow. Does someone have a link to a compressed version? ...
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Download filename-pattern-matching files from a public Google Drive folder with rclone (or alternative)

I'm trying to download all files from a public gdrive folder but with certain filetype restrictions (eg exclude *.avi,*.mkv,*.mp4 etc). I originally tried with wget since that is what I am familiar ...
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Where can I find precompiled bootloader files (initramfs-linux.img)?

I need the boot files (initramfs-linux.img and vmlinuz-linux) from Arch 4.20-1 to fix a system. Is there a standard place where these can be found, or can they only be custom built? When I look in ...
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Linux distribution on Inspiron N5110? [closed]

I have a Dell Inspiron N5110, and I would like to install a Linux distribution(Ubuntu, Arch, etc) on this laptop. However, I'm not sure which one I should install. I googled this question, and others ...
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HTTPS Authentication with Axel Downloader

Is there a way to use https authentication with Axel to download files? I have gone through this answer and tried what was written, but to no extent. I got HTTP/1.1 401 Unauthorized as the output ...
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How to download files and folders from Onedrive using wget?

How to use wget to download files from Onedrive? (and batch files and entire folders, if possible)
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How to download multiple files from website with wget and perform functions on downloaded file before next file is downloaded

I am using wget to download a number of json files from a website. However, I want to perform some sort of function on these files to reduce their size before downloading the next file. Is there a ...
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wget download regex pattern files from remote URL

I want to download all *httpd* RPM file from remote CentOS mirror and I am trying he following command but it doesn't seem to work [root@yum foo]# wget -r --no-parent -A "*httpd*" https://mirrors....
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How to transfer a part of a file from remote system via SCP?

I am trying to fetch a log file which is repeatedly updated. I want that updated file, but don't want to download the entire file again and again from the remote system via SCP. Any idea to achieve ...
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How to download https file in AIX without wget and curl? [duplicate]

In an UNIX environment running AIX where I'm a not privileged user (without sudo) if I need to download a file from HTTPS server and there is no wget or curl... How I do it? Is there any replacement ...
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Cannot download anything in chrome because of xdg-open popup?

I am unable to download any file from chrome because of the pop up in google chrome. I have tried to download pdf and iso files so far. [msingh@centos ~]$ xdg-mime query filetype /home/msingh/...
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Download just one port from the Ports Collection of FreeBSD

On a fresh FreeBSD 11.2 machine, my /usr/ports folder is empty. Running: portsnap fetch extract …as discussed in the Handbook results in filling my /usr/ports with a gig of content. If I only ...
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Anyway to use HTTP Authentication with Axel Downloader?

Is there anyway to use http authentication with axel downloader? I don't want to use another solution such as aria2c because they don't support more than 16 concurrent connections.
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Where are Lenny ISOs now that Squeeze is out?

So the next stable version of Debian is out but I need to install the previous one (Lenny) because my VPS is running that version. I haven't been able to find an «official» download link for Lenny's ...
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Download files from the file with same path directory

I need a simple command/script which allows me to download hundreds of files from the file in the same path structure as on the remote server. For example: http://download.com/path/to/the/folder/...
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Linux tool for http downloading using multiple connections via multiple interfaces

Is there a tool that allows http file download using multiple network interfaces and multiple connections? I'd like to test my overall internet connection speed by downloading a large file via ...
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wget - How to download recursively and only specific mime-types/extensions (i.e. text only)

How to download a full website, but ignoring all binary files. wget has this functionality using the -r flag but it downloads everything and some websites are just too much for a low-resources ...
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Download Forum Attachments

Is there a way to download forum jpeg image attachments, possibly using Wget or Curl or some other tool? I would like to download jpeg attachments from specific pages on forums. I'm not interested in ...
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Why wget is not willing to download recursively?

The command $ wget -r http://www.comp.brad.ac.uk/research/GIP/tutorials/index.html only downloads index.html and robots.txt for me, even though there are links in it to further pages in the same ...
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How do I install downloaded software using package managers? (Ubuntu Linux)

I recently learned that linux does not have any installation wizards. I needed the following software, so I downloaded them and put them in a folder. As you can see, I've extracted one of them. Now, ...
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How to download package not install it with apt-get command?

sudo apt-get install pppoe will download pppoe package and install it. Is it possible to just download pppoe package and not install it with apt-get command? wget http://ftp.us.debian.org/debian/...
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Wget: downloading files selectively and recursively?

Question about wget, subfolder, and index.html. Let's say I am inside "travels/" folder and this is in "website.com": "website.com/travels/". Folder "travels/" contains a lot of files and other (sub)...