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Old 11-09-2003, 04:36 AM   #1
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Download Manager - download BIG files

I have a quick question.

I'm wanting to download Peanut Linux (~350meg) but my modem cuts out every 4 hours (as per ISP - which is pretty much the standard in Australia).

Download Manager (RH 9.0) doesn't seem to want to continue "failed" downloads.

How can I get around this problem??

Old 11-09-2003, 04:45 AM   #2
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'wget -c foo' should do it.
Old 11-09-2003, 04:52 AM   #3
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Originally posted by digiot
'wget -c foo' should do it.
Cheers!! Reading up on wget now

Thanks again
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D4X is a nice gui download manager, also known as nt.


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