“axel” source package in Quantal
axel: light download accelerator - console version
axel-dbg: light download accelerator - debugging symbols
axel-kapt: light download accelerator - graphical front-end
The package versions that were published when the distribution release was made.
- Current version:
- Low Urgency
Axel tries to accelerate HTTP/FTP downloading process by using multiple connections for one file. It can use multiple mirrors for a download. Axel has no dependencies and is lightweight, so it might be useful as a wget clone on byte-critical systems.
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