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Old 02-13-2007, 11:08 AM   #1
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how to configure aria2c for metalink download

I installed aria2c for downloading fc7 live cd, I was able to download the metalink file using aria2c only however I am not able to download the live cd iso file, the log is blank except
Tue Feb 13 21:02:23 2007 - INFO - aria2c 0.9.0
Tue Feb 13 21:02:23 2007 - INFO - Logging started.
>aria2c --version gives following
[project@localhost ~]$ aria2c --version
aria2c version 0.9.0
http: yes
https: yes
ftp: yes
bittorrent: yes
metalink: no
message digest: yes
async dns: yes

Copyright (C) 2006 Tatsuhiro Tsujikawa
As can be seen from above, metalink is disabled. How do I enable metalink downloads?
The website states that
In order to enable Metalink support, you need libxml2.
I have libxml2-2.6.23-1.2 installed


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