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Old 08-06-2005, 04:44 PM   #1
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Question multi-protocol downloader for linux?

Hi, currently working in ubuntu
in windows used nettransport 2 downloader all the time
is there a similar option in linux???- bummed that downloader for x only uses http/ftp
Old 08-06-2005, 06:41 PM   #2
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What protocols do you want?
Old 08-09-2005, 11:03 AM   #3
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Supported in Net Transport:

* FTP / through SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) / SFTP (SSH File Transfer Protocol)
* MMS (Microsoft Media Services)
* RTSP (Real-Time Streaming Protocol)
* PNM (rename PNM to RTSP)
Old 08-09-2005, 10:31 PM   #4
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wget will take care of http: https: and ftp:
mplayer will dump its stream to file for mms: rtsp: and pnm:
mencoder will change file formats.


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