[wellylug] wget for big files

Rob Collins robcollins55 at aim.com
Wed Mar 2 12:09:04 NZDT 2011


Sorry, that should have been "wget -c"

On 2/03/2011 12:02 p.m., Rob Collins wrote:
> Hi.
>
> I am planning on using wget-g -c to obtain the new Opensuse 11.4 to be 
> released to public mirrors in just over a weeks time.  What is the 
> general feeling on whether this is a good approach for downloading a 
> large 4.7GB file?  I tried using firefox downthemall download manager 
> in the past very often with broken/non resumable connection results.
>
> Am planning on using the citylink ftp server to download from and just 
> don't want to get to 95% downloaded and then connection unresumable 
> frustrating drama's.
>
> Thanks for any assistance.
>
> Rob Collins
>
>
>
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