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A pure cli-based download manager

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CLI download manager written in python. It makes use of plowshare (especially plowdown) which handles the link detection.


Using pip

$ pip install ploader

Using easy_install

$ easy_install ploader

Using pacman (archlinux)

$ yaourt -S python-ploader-git


$ mkdir PLoader && cd PLoader/
$ wget
$ makepkg
$ sudo pacman -U python-ploader-git-*-any.pkg.tar.xz


Start server on, assume it listens on port 50505 (specified in ~/.ploader.conf)

$ ploader

To connect from the same machine, execute

$ nc localhost 50505

or, to connect from a different machine, execute

$ nc 50505

A welcome message will show up and display the available commands

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Files for ploader, version 0.5.1
Filename, size File type Python version Upload date Hashes
Filename, size ploader-0.5.1-py3.3.egg (35.6 kB) File type Egg Python version 3.3 Upload date Hashes View
Filename, size ploader-0.5.1.tar.gz (11.6 kB) File type Source Python version None Upload date Hashes View

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