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How I can download PDFs of a website by using only the root domain name?

I am using this command: wget -nd -e robots=off --wait 0.25 -r -A.pdf http://yourWebsite.net/ but I can't get PDFs from the website. For example I have a root domain name: www.example.com and ...
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How to use wget to download images from messages on facebook?

This look a bit harder than usual. I'm a new user wget and i was thinking that maybe it's possible to somehow login into facebook and download only images from a specific conversation. I mean, i'd ...
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How can I get a list of all messages in my gmail account in linux command line?

How can I get a list of all messages in my gmail account in linux command line? Ideally I would want to see something similar to: from:sender1@domain.com to:me@gmail.com Date:11/22/33 subj:Foo1 ...
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Does wget have a download history?

I have used wget to download several compressed packages(in a failed attempt to manually emulate apt-get, if that is of any significance), and I don't remember the packages' locations. Is it possible ...
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How to get Wget to retrieve entire url, including search terms

I'm trying to use a wget to retrieve a web page that that displays the results for a searched string. The page retrieved however, displays only the results of an empty string. From the looks of it, ...
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Cannot write to “HAIB_T47D_FoxA1.tar.gz” (Input/output error)

I am trying to download a dataset (bigger than 1 GB) using wget: wget http://cistrome.dfci.harvard.edu/MACSNatureProtocol/HAIB_T47D_FoxA1.tar.gz However, I always get the following error message: ...
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wget and axel could not download link with have any parenthesis

if download links having any parenthesis wget and axel could not download it. for example this link: alachiq@alachiq:~$ wget ...
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force wget timeout

How can i force wget to stop after X seconds? I have a script that downloads images, from time to time it gets stuck and refuses to "timeout" what i've tried: --tries=3 --connect-timeout=30 from ...
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How to Download Through POST using wget

If I have a URL similar to this: http://www.vim.org/scripts/download_script.php?src_id=11834 How do I download the file using wget? Everytime I try I always end up downloading the php file.
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Downloading a RAR file from Mediafire using WGET

Example: http://www.mediafire.com/?tjmjrmtuyco This was what I tried... wget -A rar [-r [-l 1]] <mediafireurl> That is to say, I tried with and without the recursive option. It ends up ...
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how to use 'wget' to download a whole web site

i use this code to download : wget -m -k -H http://www.digu.com but if some file cant be download , it will retry Again and again , so how to skip this file and download other files , thanks
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wget recursively with -np option still ascends to parent directory

tl;dr: will `wget --no-parrent -r ' download from a directory above the given url's directory? when using wget to download, say images, recursively from example.com/a/b with the -r and -np options, ...
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How to download the video from this website? [closed]

I want to download this video: http://www.collapsus.com/ Can I do this with wget or any other shell command ?
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How to download images with wget

I'm doing this wget script called wget-images, which should download images from a website. It looks like this now: wget -e robots=off -r -l1 --no-parent -A.jpg The thing is, in the terminal when i ...
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unauthenticated http proxy, wget fails, curl works

I'm running a ubuntu 10.04 i386 desktop edition. I have configured the http proxy via the http_proxy variable. When I use wget I get a connection refused but, curl, apt-get etc. work just fine. Any ...