[PLUG] Using wget

Yogesh Hasabnis yhasabnis at rediffmail.com
Mon Mar 30 06:00:20 PDT 2009


On Mon, 30 Mar 2009 Kulkarni Shantanu wrote :
>* Yogesh Hasabnis <yhasabnis at rediffmail.com> [090330 17:13]:
> >
> >
> > Login?Template=esd_login_template&GAREASONCODE=-1&
> >
>
> > APPID=DownloadsProd1&URI=http:%2F%2Fdownloads.somesite.com%2FESDWeb%2FReleaseDetail.eo%
> >
> > ?methodTocCall=download%25: File name too long
> >
> >
> >
> > Can you suggest some pointers or docs for getting around this problem ?
>
>Can you try,
>wget -c -O small_fname.dat '<your long url>'
>
>Note - it is capital "O"
>
>Shantanu
>--


Hi All,

Thanks for all the suggestions. Actually there is one more issue involved .... that of https authentication. When I do the download from the URL I am redirected at https://access.somesite.com .

I will do some searching around on the net and will get back if I can make it work.

Thanks All,
Yogesh  


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