Decent Download Manager
wayward4now at gmail.com
Wed Mar 25 07:44:05 UTC 2009
On Tue, 2009-03-24 at 16:39 -0400, Steven Vollom wrote:
> Paulo Rômulo wrote:
> > I always use kget and none of things you said (like start a resumed
> > download from the begining) happens to me. Maybe if you increase the
> > number of attempts to reconnect this particular problem would be solved.
> I am currently stopped at 475mb in my 16th attempt.
> > it does resume after an interruption, but i have no idea how to let it
> > download something sequentially, like stop it now, and ask it to
> > resume a certain link on this certain partially downloaded file. can
> > wget do such thing?
> Nils gave me an instruction using wget, but I did not have all the
> information I needed to execute his instruction. Nonetheless, when I
> tried using the information I had, I remember a comment about my
> computer not having the capability with wget. I am not sure, because I
> failed for other reasons, but your mention of wget in this email
> prompted a memory. I use Kubuntu 64bit KDE Jaunty Alpha 6 if it makes a
> difference when using wget.
wget is so old that it has a white beard and should be installed from
the initial installation. If not, just apt-get wget. Never leave home
without it. Then go forth and sin no more. :) Ric
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"There are two Great Sins in the world...
..the Sin of Ignorance, and the Sin of Stupidity.
Only the former may be overcome." R.I.P. Dad.
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