Skip to main content

Utility for parallel downloading files from multiple mirrors

Project description

PyMGet :: Utility for parallel downloading
files from multiple mirrors


Author: Taras Gaidukov

Installation Instructions:


Python 3.x

Build and install by running:

$ python build
$ sudo python install

Usage notes:

The program is designed for parallel download files from multiple mirrors.
Supported protocols: HTTP, HTTPS, FTP.


pymget [ARGUMENTS...] LINKS...


-h Show this help.

-v Show version.

-b block_size Specify the size of data block received from
mirrors in each task. Default value is 4MB.
--block-size=block_size Value could be in bytes, kilobytes or megabytes.
To specify units add symbol K or M.

-T timeout Specify timeout for mirror response in seconds.
--timeout=timeout Default value is 10 seconds.

-o filename Specify a name of the file data will be saved
--out-file=filename to. By default the filename on the server is
used. If it's impossible to detect the filename,
'out' will be used.

-u filename Specify the file with links on each line.
--urls-file=filename Links from this file will be added to links from
command line.

Links should start with protocol http://, https:// or ftp:// and should be
splitted with space. If there is argument specifing a file with links in command
line, then you may omit links in the command line.

Project details

Download files

Download the file for your platform. If you're not sure which to choose, learn more about installing packages.

Files for pymget, version 1.42
Filename, size File type Python version Upload date Hashes
Filename, size pymget-1.42.tar.gz (24.0 kB) File type Source Python version None Upload date Hashes View

Supported by

Pingdom Pingdom Monitoring Google Google Object Storage and Download Analytics Sentry Sentry Error logging AWS AWS Cloud computing DataDog DataDog Monitoring Fastly Fastly CDN DigiCert DigiCert EV certificate StatusPage StatusPage Status page