Originally Posted by linux.ab
is there any download manager for ubuntu and which one is good?
For downloading from some famous file hosting sites like rapidshare, you may want to use tucan
For others, firefox plugin, downthemall is excellent.
For downloading videos, like from youtube, youtube-dl and curl.
Personally, I usually use wget with some scripting, if necessary, to download files. It is much more powerful than any other download manager that I have used.
Hope it helps