Re: how to download in the background?
>>>>> Boris D Beletsky writes:
>>>>lawrence, You wrote:
Lawrence> Is it possible to download something, say
Lawrence> http://xxx.xxx.xxx/abc.zip in the background? For example, I
Lawrence> can run ncftp, get a file, press CTRL-Z, type bg, then I can
Lawrence> logout and ncftp still downloading the file for me. Is there
Lawrence> an equivalent command for downloading from http?
Boris> `ncftp ftp://xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx/abc.gzip &`
Boris> will do it
This does ftp but not http.
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