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fget

fget is a minimal HTTP/FTP download util with IPv4 and IPv6 support. It has been designed with little extra features to make it ideal for boot and rescue disks.

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  •  15 Aug 2001 18:25

    Release Notes: This release adds minor internal changes (not visible to users).

    •  11 Oct 2000 23:47

      Release Notes: Proxy support (use http_proxy and ftp_proxy as usual), and a fix for IPv6 FTP support.

      Recent comments

      16 Aug 2001 12:19 fefe

      Re: TFTP?

      > Surely this is exactly the reason the
      > TFTP protocol exists?

      no. A boot or rescue floppy needs to be able to
      retrieve tarballs from distant servers on the Internet, TFTP is for LAN use only, and frankly, it sucks. Try installing Debian via TFTP.

      16 Aug 2001 04:33 akhill

      TFTP?
      Surely this is exactly the reason the TFTP protocol exists?

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