mms protocol with Wget

Jonathan Hudson jh+ubuntu at
Mon Dec 25 20:48:40 UTC 2006

On Mon, 25 Dec 2006 22:43:22 +0200
"Dotan Cohen" <dotancohen at> wrote:

> I need to get a few files from a media server that uses Microshaft's
> mms protocol. How can I configure wget to get them for me? It
> complains that the addresses are not ftp or http addresses. Thanks.
> Dotan Cohen

s/wget/mplayer/ ... something like:

mplayer -playlist -dumpstream -dumpfile fugly.proprietary.stuff 

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