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Old 09-22-2008, 04:46 PM   #1
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Software for Downloading a Yahoo group.


I'm trying to move some things from a yahoo group to a private server. The only software i know to use is wget, and thats grabbing a whole lot of crap. If anyone has any suggestions, that would be most appreciated. All the software i could was for windows only.


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Old 09-23-2008, 10:11 AM   #2
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wget can be used effectively. RTFM

For e.g
if you want all pdf files from a site and up to 3 levels deep

or the whole of a site (use the -p option)
 
Old 09-23-2008, 12:47 PM   #3
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wget was the first thing i tried, and I've been trying different options with that, but it grabs things outside of the group im trying to back up. I was wondering if anyone has ever used another app to do this.
 
  


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