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using wget to download iso images and packages

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  • Hyatt, Dan
    Is there a way to use wget to download password protected packages.....I have a RedHat account, but cannot seem to get a working syntax wget --http-user
    Message 1 of 3 , Feb 2, 2010
      Is there a way to use wget to download password protected packages.....I
      have a RedHat account, but cannot seem to get a working syntax



      wget --http-user Dan_user --http-password Dan_password
      https://rhn.redhat.com/rhn/software/channel/downloads/Download.do?cid=69
      45content-web.rhn.redhat.com/rhel*dvd.iso



      Dan

      UNIX/Linux Engineer

      Work 314-513-6062

      Cell 909-720-0443





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    • Hyatt, Dan
      Never mind..found the answer.. http://kbase.redhat.com/faq/docs/DOC-1199 Go to the spot on RHN that has the iso image you are looking for...right click on it
      Message 2 of 3 , Feb 2, 2010
        Never mind..found the answer..
        http://kbase.redhat.com/faq/docs/DOC-1199



        Go to the spot on RHN that has the iso image you are looking for...right
        click on it to get the URL

        Change directory to where you want it downloaded to (make sure you have
        room)



        wget -c URL



        For some reason it doesn't ask for a password.





        Wget is such a cool tool !

        Dan

        UNIX/Linux Engineer





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        Is there a way to use wget to download password protected packages.....I
        have a RedHat account, but cannot seem to get a working syntax

        wget --http-user Dan_user --http-password Dan_password
        https://rhn.redhat.com/rhn/software/channel/downloads/Download.do?cid=69
        <https://rhn.redhat.com/rhn/software/channel/downloads/Download.do?cid=6
        9>
        45content-web.rhn.redhat.com/rhel*dvd.iso

        Dan

        UNIX/Linux Engineer

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      • thad_floryan
        ... Another not-well-known use of wget is determining a remote site s web server per: $ wget -S --spider http://example.com
        Message 3 of 3 , Feb 2, 2010
          --- In redhat@yahoogroups.com, "Hyatt, Dan" <DHyatt@...> wrote:
          > [...]
          > Wget is such a cool tool !

          Another not-well-known use of wget is determining a remote site's web
          server per:

          $ wget -S --spider http://example.com
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