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Question about lynx text browser

When I go to visit this url https://github.com/search?q=jquery+stars%3A>10+forks%3A<10&type=Repositories using this command for lynx: lynx -accept_all_cookies ...
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Not able to install CURL on Ubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

When I am trying to install the following error is coming sudo apt-get install php5-curl Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done You might want ...
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12.04.4 server can't verify common SSL certificates, usual fixes failing

The Problem I've got one server in a farm which is suddenly unable to correctly handle SSL certificates. Attempting to do a curl command like curl -v https://google.com results in: curl -v ...
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Upgrading libcurl on Ubuntu 12.04

I'm seeing recurring stacktraces as shown below, which I think is caused by 12.04 shipping with an old curl (as mentioned here). How could I upgrade to a more recent stable version? ...
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Downloading urls with backslashes with wget or curl from IIS server

I was trying for some time to find out why I could not download a url like this: http://domain.com/dir/msrubbish.aspx?urlPath=D:\2014\AC_001\English\AC001_FIN_E_182.PDF The URLs were pointing to a ...
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How to build Curl on Ubuntu?

How do I build curl on Ubuntu? I am using this download location for the sources.. http://curl.haxx.se/download.html When I try to run the simple http client given here .. ...
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Installing ruby with rvm and making ruby visible to bash

I installed rvm according to the instructions from the official website. Then I installed two ruby versions While rvm was visible to bash, ruby was not. I was browsing the web for a solution and I ...
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Unzip all zip files in a target folder?

I have a curl cronjob which periodically downloads a bunch of zip files into a target folder. Like this: curl www.zipdownloadfile.com/file.zip > file.zip Now I need to have Ubuntu unzip all of ...
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Get the size of a remote file from terminal

I want to download a file from a server, but before doing so I would like to know the actual file size. I know that wget will display the filesize when the download is started, but this actually ...
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Install Curl Ubuntu 12.04

Hi I am trying to install curl library. It is a dependency for the RCurl package in R. So I must install it for R to work properly. I tried: meaneych@meaneych-VirtualBox:~$ sudo apt-get install ...
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Downloading PlayOnLinux

I'm downloading PlayOnLinux to run Paint Tool SAI, but I cannot open PlayOnLinux. When I click on it to open it, a dialog box comes up that says: "PlayOnLinux cannot find curl (from cURL) You need to ...
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Ubuntu 12.04: Crontab stopped running/Curl and cron blocking?

I have created a number of PHP daemons in the past and my general procedure is this: Run a cron job every minute to start up a new instance of the daemon Create a log file Check to see if enough ...
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Problem using expect variable!

I am trying to automate my vpn using a shell scipt What I want is to get a webpage (curl) and parse it for password. If I write a normal script looks something like: var=$(curl -i ...
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how to install curl 13.04 with depency error

how to install curl in ubuntu 13.04? it always throw this error : Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have requested an impossible situation or if you are using the unstable ...
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Cannot find curl-config in Ubuntu 13.04

I am installing package RCurl in R and getting an error checking for curl-config... no Cannot find curl-config ERROR: configuration failed for package ‘RCurl’ I have tried to install libcurl ...
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libcurl4-gnutls-dev : Depends: libldap2-dev but it is not going to be installed

I am trying to install curl in my ubuntu server as I was getting this error - fatal error: curl.h: No such file or directory Below is the error - username@phx7b02c-ee1b:~$ sudo apt-get install ...
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Using curl on my Ubuntu 13.04 in an attempt to connect to Win & web service

I am issuing the following on my Ubuntu in an attempt to connect to a WebService on a Win 7 machine on my intranet. curl http://192.168.0.10/CISWebService and the error I get is:- curl: (7) Failed ...
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curl: (5) Couldn't resolve proxy 'hproxy.iitm.ac.in'

I have been using the proxy hproxy.iitm.ac.in. I've moved out now and want to change config to no proxy. On using: curl -L https://get.rvm.io | bash -s stable --ruby --autolibs=enable --auto-dotfiles ...
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How do I force wget to use a proxy server without modifying system files?

I'd like to know an equivalent to wget enabling me to set the proxy while calling the command (like wget --proxy=$http_proxy). Any ideas ?
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Curl with ipv6 not working by default [closed]

I am trying to curl ipv6 adresses, but without success. If i try lets say: curl https://google.com I wait for a timeout and get network unreachable If i force ipv4, everything is fine. ...
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Download incomplete through 'curl'

I am trying to download a file using 'curl'. I am typing in: curl -O http://geolite.maxmind.com/download/geoip/database/GeoLiteCity.dat.gz The actual file size is 15.9 MB, however the file ...
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/etc/pki/tls/certs/ca-bundle.crt not found

I am using curl -L https://get.rvm.io | bash -s stable to install RVM. I get an error saying CAfile: /etc/pki/tls/certs/ca-bundle.crt CApath: none I searched a bit on the Internet and found that ...
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wget doesn't accept google's certificate [closed]

I use wget in a cron job to download my google calendar. I know it was still working last week. Today I noticed it doesn't anymore. wget won't accept google's certificate: $ wget --debug ...
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sudo apt-get install curl command not installing curl [duplicate]

I'm trying to install curl using the command: sudo apt-get install curl It shows me error saying E: Encountered a section with no Package: header E: Problem with MergeList ...
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wget and curl somehow modifying bencode file when downloading

(this is a copy from my post on Stack overflow I am hoping someone in the ubuntu community can shed some light on the situation for me) Okay so I have a bit of a weird problem going on that I'm not ...
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curl-config error during installation of package

Whhile installing free radius protobuf package I am getting following error root@ggns2egl01:/tmp/rlm_protobuf-freeradius-2.1.x# ./configure checking for gcc... gcc checking whether the C compiler ...
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Can not connect via FTP over explicit TLS/SSL

I have been rather desperate trying to connect via FTP over explicit TLS/SSL. I am following this manual: http://repeatexplorer.umbr.cas.cz/static/html/help/manual.html#using-ftp Here is what I ...
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OpenSSL not picking up CAs in certs folder

We're having trouble with curl not connecting to an HTTPS server: $ curl https://the-problem-site.com (not the real URL!) curl: (35) error:14077458:SSL ...
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Does installed from source software get overwritten by automatic updates?

As an example I've installed libcurl v7.30 from source, using their tutorial: ./configure --disable-ipv6 --enable-ares make make install I've had libcurl installed from the official repository ...
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libcurl.so.4: no version information available, after automatic update

Libcurl was installed from source, on top of existing libcurl install. After last ubuntu automatic update, my c++ multi-threaded program, that runs with libcurl, gets this error(rather warning as it ...
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Download ZIP file with curl command

How can I download ZIP file with curl command? I tried curl -sO, but error occurred. I want to download zip file from address: http://github.com/ziyaddin/xampp/archive/master.zip but can't. What must ...
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posting HTML req to RESTART ROUTER via terminal on CURL fails

I read from this page how to restart the router using curl. I got the command for my router http://192.168.1.1/Forms/tools_system_1?restoreFlag=0&Restart=RESTART It works when i put it in ...
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curl/types.h file or directory not found [duplicate]

I have a cpp code to compile but while compiling it is showing the error of curl/types.h file or directory not found, compilation error, fatal error. I am using ubuntu 12.10. please help me to fix ...
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The program 'curl' is currently not installed

I am trying out Meteor http://meteor.com/examples/leaderboard I have to use CURL, which I am familiar with on Windows. Now I try to install it on Ubuntu 12.04. But i get these errors: ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 cURL with proxy

I´m using proxy and don´t have problems with anything except cURL. Anytime i try to do: curl -L http://link.to.something i receive: curl: (5) Couldn't resolve proxy 'http' Nevertheless: curl ...
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How do I install curl with ares enabled

I have curl installed and that works fine, however I've been reading about the blocking nature of the DNS lookups and discovered that it's slowing down my app. I've done apt-get install libc-ares2 ...
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How to mount / after running “apt-get remove php5-curl”?

While trying to tear down a Drupal dev environment, I ran sudo apt-get remove php5-curl It started removing all kinds of packages, like the browser, among other things. I hit Ctrl+C when I saw what ...
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Multiple versions of Libcurl?

Is it possible to have multiple versions of libcurl installed in Ubuntu? For instance, suppose I have version 1.0 installed, and I download version 1.1, and install it. Is there anyway to keep ...
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“Unable to load dynamic library ” error when trying to run curl with PHP

I ran : sudo apt-get install curl libcurl3 libcurl3-dev php5-curl Put: extension=php_curl.so in both /etc/php5/cli/php.ini and /etc/php5/apache2/php.ini But running php from the command line ...
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Curl and system proxy

I am currently forwarding all my traffic through a ssh tunnel: ssh -ND 8080 user@remote-machine And have set the system socks5 proxy (in system settings under network section) to 127.0.0.1:8080. ...
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make install - how to use wget, not curl

I do not have root access on my Ubuntu but want to install git. I was following this tutorial but when running make or make install it says curl is not installed. Can I use wget instead if this is a ...
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I can't add PPA repository behind the proxy

I'm trying to add the ppa repository (as a root) with the following command: export HTTP_PROXY="http://firstname.surname@xxx.com:my_pass@165.x.x.232:8080" add-apt-repository ppa:nilarimogard/webupd8 ...
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Unable to install RVM using curl

When i try to install the rvm using curl it displays the following message:- vverma@l-vverma:~$ curl -L get.rvm.io | bash -s stable % Total % Received % Xferd Average Speed Time Time ...
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How to enable SFTP Support in cURL?

I have installed curl-7.27.0 and it is working fine how ever it is not working is run below command to find whether it is now, but it showed that : Result of the command curl -V ...
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How to submit a file to paste.ubuntu.com without graphical interface?

My GUI does not work. I can only see a text terminal. I would like to send my logs to paste.ubuntu.com but I don't know how. Without a graphical interface, I am lost. Is there any way to submit a ...
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bash script to login to webpage

I am trying to login into this page but I cannot for the life of me get it to work. I have to login to this site when i connect to my school's wifi in order to start a session. So far ive tried to ...
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How to verify the SSL fingerprint by command line? (wget, curl, …)

Using a command line website downloader, such as wget, curl or any other one... In a script... I have the SHA-1 and the SHA-256 certficate fingerprint of a website. Due to security concerns (1) (2), ...
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What is curl used for in Ruby?

I am a fairly new used and was looking for a way to install Ruby on my laptop and came across this link: https://rvm.io/rvm/install/ When I use the command specified there, it says curl is not ...
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How to link with libcurl on Pangolin

Since Pangolin, I can't manage to link any program with libcurl, even the example provided with libcurl themselves. I have installed libcurl: sudo apt-get install libcurl4-gnutls-dev Then as the ...
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Firefox addon that extract's YouTube URLs

We have a country-wide ban on YouTube.com, which means that you can't watch or download YouTube content even educational stuff or documentaries. Proxy or VPN are next to unusable for watching or ...