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Old 11-07-2002, 05:49 AM   #1
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Question Anyone know a good Linux Download Manager?


Hi guys, I'm looking for a program like Getright (for Windows)... one with a GUI. Do you know of any?

Thanks!
 
Old 11-07-2002, 05:57 AM   #2
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Theres d4X (downloader for X) http://freshmeat.net/releases/99346/ (should be a link to it's homepage there) that's GUI and there a quite few others, but this is often the most talked about and used, or if you wanna go console theres always the trusty 'wget'

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Old 11-07-2002, 06:04 AM   #3
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try nt or ProzGUI ( prozilla gui version).
Both of them are fast and stable, have quite a lot of functionality, can resume broken download, lookup for mirrors for parallel downloads etc
 
Old 11-07-2002, 06:09 AM   #4
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Thanks guys
 
Old 11-07-2002, 06:11 AM   #5
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Yeh i'm currently using ProzGui too cause i personally haven't got D4X installed hehe (couldn't be bothered sorting out dependecies) but ProzGUi installed great and easy so your best bet is to try that first....

No worries...

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Old 11-07-2002, 07:49 AM   #6
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try nt or ProzGUI ( prozilla gui version).
I thought nt was D4X? Certainly when I install D4X the executable I have to run is called nt...
 
Old 03-29-2006, 07:44 PM   #7
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I am using prozgui as well but I am not quite happy for the following reason:
I am at the uni accomodation right now and I am using a wireless connection which is very unstable.
I noticed that when i download mp3s and i get disconnected, mp3s are not downloaded correctly. Sometimes I can hear "scratches" when i playback the mp3.
It does not happen when for example I download the same file using just the firefox browser...
 
Old 03-29-2006, 08:03 PM   #8
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wget is a nice simple console based one (and very old & mature), and can do lots more than just download pausing.
 
Old 04-01-2008, 12:16 PM   #9
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Or even gwget ...
 
Old 04-01-2008, 01:50 PM   #10
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There's also cURL.
 
Old 04-01-2008, 02:43 PM   #11
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use mcurl

You can follow the instructions at my blog article
http://jainaman.blogspot.com/2007/03...for-linux.html

Aman Jain

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Old 04-28-2008, 09:20 PM   #12
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I currently use the firefox plugin DownthemAll! and it works perfectly, it accelerates the download by splitting the file in 4 parts or more. A very well done program, excellent.
https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/201

Last edited by smartquebecker; 04-28-2008 at 09:23 PM.
 
Old 07-24-2008, 03:29 AM   #13
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'Downloader for X' seems to be the best choice.

other popular download manager
 
Old 12-10-2009, 11:51 AM   #14
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Hi All,

Trying out "download them all" , thanks for the replies
 
Old 10-07-2010, 11:22 PM   #15
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Originally Posted by danny0085 View Post
For me the best manager is Jdownloader. Download from rapidshare and megaupload (even recognize CAPTCHA)

http://tips-linux.net/en/content/jdownloader
Tucan Manager is is by far better than JD for sites like rapidshare, etc, etc, and it's 100% free/open.
 
  


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