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I have a direct link http://oocairo.naquadah.org/dist/oocairo-1.4.tar.bz2

And it's downloading fine throught chromium web browser. But throught wget

$ wget http://oocairo.naquadah.org/dist/oocairo-1.4.tar.bz2
--2012-05-07 18:44:44--  http://oocairo.naquadah.org/dist/oocairo-1.4.tar.bz2
Parsing oocairo.naquadah.org... 2a02:2178:2:4::174, 212.85.154.174
Connecting to oocairo.naquadah.org|2a02:2178:2:4::174|:80... 

it's just hang. Why?

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Have you tried wget --user-agent="Chrome 9.5 Gecko 1.7" http://... already? –  ott-- May 7 '12 at 15:00
    
post that as an answer –  Sathya May 7 '12 at 15:54
    
I can't do it, while my reputation is less than 100. –  Lescott May 7 '12 at 19:18
    
@Lescott you should be able to do it now since 8 hours have passed by –  Sathya May 8 '12 at 7:01
    
Done. (And some more text to overcome comment lenght limit.) –  Lescott May 8 '12 at 10:29
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Problem was in IPv6 using. wget -4 http://oocairo.naquadah.org/dist/oocairo-1.4.tar.bz2 is working fine.

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