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“wget” source package in Lucid

wget: retrieves files from the web
wget-udeb: retrieves files from the web

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wget information

Current version:
1.12-1.1ubuntu2.1
Uploaded:
2010-09-01
Urgency:
Low Urgency
Component:
main

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wgetmain

Wget is a network utility to retrieve files from the Web using http and ftp, the two most widely used Internet protocols. It works non-interactively, so it will work in the background, after having logged off. The program supports recursive retrieval of web-authoring pages as well as ftp sites -- you can use wget to make mirrors of archives and home pages or to travel the Web like a WWW robot.

Bug supervisor: no
Bug tracker: yes
Branch: yes
Translations: no

A newer version of wget is available for packaging: wget 1.15

Download files from current release (1.12-1.1ubuntu2.1)

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