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Fri Nov 1 09:09:12 PST 2002
> Date: Fri, 01 Nov 2002 01:43:21 -0800
> From: Mark Seven Smith <pampaluz at cox.net>
> To: kplug-list at kernel-panic.org
> Subject: Snarfing Themes
> There are themes on a website, for the gkrellm app:
> I was going through the list, and downloading a lot of them; and I got to
> wondering: what would be the best way to go about it, if I wanted to get
> all of them? I'd want to put them all in one directory, with ideally a
> simple command line.
> There is a program called "snarf" but I don't think it is for a bulk
> transfer like this.
> I know I could do it with wget; I've used that but I always forget the
> syntax for it. Anyway, what would be the URL for the ftp site? This is an
> HTML "get".
Most browsers have an option "copy link address". In Netscape it is in
a menu you get by right-clicking on the displayed link.
Do this, then go to a terminal window and paste that address after
a "wget" command. Of course, making sure you are in the directory
where you want the download to be put.
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