brag (command line)

claydoh claydoh at claydoh.com
Sat Sep 16 22:43:53 UTC 2006


On Saturday 16 September 2006 6:12 pm, Richard wrote:
> Install Brag for usenet downloads, however all seems well,
> expect for downloading specific files...
>
> ie: brag -s my-news-server.com -g alt.binaries.whatever
> this will download all the files in that group.
>
> Want to download only files with a subject say: .pdf or .txt or 123 or
> 345..etc etc
>
> what changes would I have to do the command string.
> Thanks -
>
> Rich

from brag's manpage
http://brag.sourceforge.net/brag.1.html
it looks to be along the lines of :
brag -s my-news-server.com -g alt.binaries.whatever -a '*.pdf*',
and it looks like you can make a text file of the various text patterns for 
particular groups

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