Download the last most popular 20 pictures from 500px

for line in `wget --referer='' --quiet -O- | grep "from=popular" | sed -n 's/.*<img src="\([^"]*\)".*/\1/p' | sed s/"3.jpg"/"4.jpg"/ | sed s/"?t".*$//`; do wget -O $RANDOM.jpg --quiet "$line"; done
This command downloads the actual 20 most popular pictures from the website 500px. It uses a random name due to the fact the the pictures in 500px are stored with the same name. UPDATED: doesn't work if no referrer is specified: --referer=''

By: bugmenot
2012-12-07 16:14:36

What Others Think

Does this work for anyone else? It does nothing for me. Would be interested in an alternative.
sophiejane · 294 weeks and 6 days ago

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Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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