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How can i exclude folders from being downloaded using wget ? For example if i wanted to download all of the files and folders of a subfolder:

https://index.org has the following folders

Folder1

-subfolder1

--file1

-subfolder2

--file2

-subfolder3

--file3

Folder2

-subfolder1

For example i want to download only subfolder 3 from the Folder1.

I tried:

wget -r -np https://index.org/Folder1 -X /subfolder1, /subfolder2
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  • Hint: don't use a space between the list of excluded folders (/subfolder1,/subfolder2 instead of /subfolder1, /subfolder2). One question, why not do wget -r -np https://index.org/Folder1/subfolder3 ? – msb Sep 18 '19 at 1:16

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