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File Download Accelerator written in pure python

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File Download Accelerator. Supports both HTTP and FTP downloads.

CLI tool for any *nix* system. Inspired by IDM on Windows.


file-dl [-h] [--directory DIRECTORY] [--user USER]
[--password PASSWORD] [--parallelism PARALLELISM]
[--retries RETRIES] [--timeout TIMEOUT]
[--min-chunk-size MIN_CHUNK_SIZE]

positional arguments:

url The link to downlaod

optional arguments:

-h, --help show this help message and exit

--directory DIRECTORY, -d DIRECTORY Directory where the file will be downloaded

--user USER Authentication - Username

--password PASSWORD Authentication - Password

--parallelism PARALLELISM, -p PARALLELISM Number of parallel downloads

--retries RETRIES, -r RETRIES Maximum number of retries

--timeout TIMEOUT, -t TIMEOUT Seconds to wait for retrying

--min-chunk-size MIN_CHUNK_SIZE Minimum chunk size to download

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