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castget is a simple, command line-based RSS enclosure downloader. It is primarily intended for automatic, unattended downloading of podcasts.

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Recent releases

  •  10 Jul 2013 15:10

    Release Notes: This version adds a progress bar, an option to enable curl's connection debugging, and a couple of bug fixes.

    •  21 Feb 2010 00:44

      Release Notes: This release adds support for regular expression filters on enclosure file name and for overriding the location of the configuration file.

      •  14 Nov 2007 18:28

        Release Notes: This release fixes a major issue that could lead to loss of the entire download history for a channel. Starting with this release, castget will also identify itself using the User-Agent field in HTTP requests.

        •  20 Sep 2007 18:00

          Release Notes: This release includes minor updates to the documentation. It is also the first officially stable release.

          •  15 Feb 2007 18:48

            Release Notes: This release adds an option to restrict actions to the most recent enclosure available from a channel, an option to restrict actions to new channels only, and an option to resume any downloads that have been aborted. It also fixes problems with ID3 tags not being written in some cases, and problems with linking with the id3lib library.

            Recent comments

            15 Feb 2007 10:17 mariuslj

            Re: Cannot get to compile
            Sorry, I did not see this message before now. If the problem persists, please file a bug report using the project's bug tracker (

            10 Oct 2006 16:51 jamespo

            Cannot get to compile

            castget.c:30:25: glib/gstdio.h: No such file or directory

            I believe I have all deps installed, at least all I could find for Centos 4.


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