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[edit] Description

GNU Wget is a free software package for retrieving files using HTTP, HTTPS and FTP, the most widely-used Internet protocols.

Wget's usage is well documented in the lengthy man page found in the links section.

[edit] Packages

source: wget

binary: wget

[edit] Usage Examples

Here are some really basic examples.

Fetch a file from a server:

# wget

Fetch all png files in a subdirectory (if robots.txt allows it):

# wget -r --no-parent -A "*.png"

[edit] Links

[wget man page](/development/documentation/man_pages/wget.html)

[edit] See Also