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Terminal - Commands tagged wget - 87 results
while pgrep wget || sudo shutdown -P now; do sleep 1m; done
cat urls.txt | wget -i- -T 10 -t 3 --waitretry 1
curl -Is http://osswin.sourceforge.net/ | grep Mod
2012-05-01 21:42:42
User: Gunni
Functions: grep

I is for headers only

s is for silence

curl -Is outputs ONLY headers the pipe and grep is to filter them to Modified only..

wget -S --spider http://osswin.sourceforge.net/ 2>&1 | grep Mod
2012-04-18 03:43:33
User: dmmst19
Functions: grep wget

I used to use the Firefox "View page info" feature a lot to determine how stale the web page I was looking at was. Now that I use mostly Chrome I miss that feature, so here is a command line alternative using wget. The -S says to display the server response, the --spider says to not download any files/pages, just fetch the header. The output goes to stderr, so to grep it you use 2>&1 to combine the stderr stream with stdout, the pipe that to grep for Last-Modified.

You can use curl instead if you have it installed, like this:

curl --head -s http://osswin.sourceforge.net | grep Mod
for i in $(seq 1 `curl http://megatokyo.com 2>/dev/null|grep current|cut -f6 -d\"`);do wget http://megatokyo.com/`curl http://megatokyo.com/strip/${i} 2>/dev/null|grep src=\"strips\/|cut -f4 -d\"`;done
2012-03-04 22:52:36
User: akira88
Functions: cut grep seq wget
Tags: wget comic

A simple script for download all the MegaTokyo strips from the first to the last one

echo -n $(curl -Ss http://icanhazip.com) | xclip
2012-02-17 16:58:40
User: red_five
Functions: echo

Gets the IP and sticks it into the middle-mouse-click buffer

wget http://icanhazip.com -qO-
wget -nd -r -l 2 -A jpg,jpeg,png,gif http://website-url.com
wget -A mp3,mpg,mpeg,avi -r -l 3 http://www.site.com/
expandurl() { wget -S $1 2>&1 | grep ^Location; }
2011-10-18 18:50:54
User: atoponce
Functions: grep wget
Tags: wget

This shell function uses wget(1) to show what site a shortened URL is pointing to, even if there are many nested shortened URLs. This is a great way to test whether or not the shortened URL is sending you to a malicious site, or somewhere nasty that you don't want to visit. The sample output is from:

expandurl http://t.co/LDWqmtDM
isgd() { /usr/bin/wget -qO - "http://is.gd/create.php?format=simple&url=$1" ;}
wgetall () { wget -r -l2 -nd -Nc -A.$@ $@ }
2011-09-28 09:43:25
Functions: wget

Recursively download all files of a certain type down to two levels, ignoring directory structure and local duplicates.


wgetall mp3 http://example.com/download/

wget -O - -q http://checkip.dyndns.org/ | cut -d':' -f2 | cut -d'<' -f1| cut -c2-
2011-09-17 13:42:01
User: ztank1013
Functions: cut wget

This is just a "cut" addicted variant of the previous unixmonkey24730 command...

wget http://checkip.dyndns.org/ -q -O - | grep -Eo '\<[[:digit:]]{1,3}(\.[[:digit:]]{1,3}){3}\>'
curl -sm1 http://www.website.com/ | grep -o 'http://[^"]*jpg' | sort -u | wget -qT1 -i-
wget -q -O - http://www.perl.org/get.html | grep -m1 '\.tar\.gz' | sed 's/.*perl-//; s/\.tar\.gz.*//'
for i in `seq -w 1 50`; do wget --continue \ http://commandline.org.uk/images/posts/animal/$i.jpg; done
echo ".mode tabs select host, case when host glob '.*' then 'TRUE' else 'FALSE' end, path, case when isSecure then 'TRUE' else 'FALSE' end, expiry, name, value from moz_cookies;" | sqlite3 ~/.mozilla/firefox/*.default/cookies.sqlite
2011-08-15 14:49:47
User: euridice
Functions: echo

useful to use after with the --load-cookies option of wget

wget --spider $URL 2>&1 | awk '/Length/ {print $2}'
2011-07-03 00:14:58
User: d3Xt3r
Functions: awk wget

- Where $URL is the URL of the file.

- Replace the $2 by $3 at the end to get a human-readable size.

Credits to svanberg @ ArchLinux forums for original idea.

Edit: Replaced command with better version by FRUiT. (removed unnecessary grep)

wget -r -A .pdf -l 5 -nH --no-parent http://example.com
2011-06-09 17:17:03
User: houghi
Functions: wget
Tags: wget pdf

See man wget if you want linked files and not only those hosted on the website.

curl -s http://example.com | grep -o -P "<a.*href.*>" | grep -o "http.*.pdf" | xargs -d"\n" -n1 wget -c
2011-06-09 14:42:46
User: b_t
Functions: grep wget xargs

This example command fetches 'example.com' webpage and then fetches+saves all PDF files listed (linked to) on that webpage.

[*Note: of course there are no PDFs on example.com. This is just an example]

wget --spider -o wget.log -e robots=off --wait 1 -r -p http://www.example.com
2011-04-05 13:42:14
User: lele
Functions: wget

This will visit recursively all linked urls starting from the specified URL. It won't save anything locally and it will produce a detailed log.

Useful to find broken links in your site. It ignores robots.txt, so just use it on a site you own!

http_proxy=<proxy.server:port> wget <url>
2011-03-30 13:06:19
User: rdc
Functions: wget

On a machine behind a firewall, it's possible to pass the proxy server address in as a prefix to wget to avoid having to set it as an environment variable first.

wget --mirror -A.jpg http://www.xs4all.nl/~dassel/wall/
Command in description (Your command is too long - please keep it to less than 255 characters)
2011-02-03 08:25:42
User: __
Functions: command less
yt2mp3(){ for j in `seq 1 301`;do i=`curl -s gdata.youtube.com/feeds/api/users/$1/uploads\?start-index=$j\&max-results=1|grep -o "watch[^&]*"`;ffmpeg -i `wget youtube.com/$i -qO-|grep -o 'url_map"[^,]*'|sed -n '1{s_.*|__;s_\\\__g;p}'` -vn -ab 128k "`youtube-dl -e ${i#*=}`.mp3";done;}

squeezed the monster (and nifty ☺) command from 7776 from 531 characters to 284 characters, but I don't see a way to get it down to 255. This is definitely a kludge!