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Old 08-14-2004, 06:14 PM   #1
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Openning a link to download


How would I open a link to download a file rather then using wget domain.com/filename.zip

This time I can't seem to use wget due to the fact that the link is directed by a PHP script. Therefore wget downloads"download.php?file=whatever" rather then the file it is supposed to be redirected to.

Would there be a way for me to open the link as if it was in a browser to be redirected to the file?

Thanks

Last edited by surface; 08-14-2004 at 06:29 PM.
 
Old 09-03-2004, 05:52 PM   #2
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from what i know of wget it wont do what you want just because the php redirect script has a timer in most cases. you could give WebHTTrack a try i believe it will do what you want.
 
  


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