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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.

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