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does aria2c support livestreams?

I have a python script that monitors youtube live streams and use youtube-dl to download it. I want to use aria2c to prevent youtube from throttling my script. would this work for live streams? --...
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Why is ClipGrab.pro not opening?

I am trying to open Clipgrab but clipgrab.pro not open with run software i can't understand what I missed: I also tried to run using: qmake clipgrab.pro && make but got no response. What ...
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How can I get the path of the file being downloaded by aria2?

I want to write a bash function to both start downloading a file and open it in a video player; I don't know how to get the path of the file being downloaded though: function dl-and-stream() { ...
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How to change default downloader on Firefox

I want to change default downloader of Firefox because it is very slow. I want to set uGet. I installed uGet downloader, but when I click some download link it start with Firefox's own downloader. ...
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Automatically download file after boot

I have a direct link to a file (PDF) on the WWW. The file is updated every day. I would like to download it every day in order to keep track of the changes. What's the easiest way to do this ...
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Tor Browser Launcher does not download Tor Browser

I have installed Tor Browser Launcher: sudo apt-get install torbrowser-launcher but when I try to run Tor Browser the download always fail: Note: other downloads finish properly and I can correctly ...
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How to use wget in case like json?

Suppose we have json like this: [{ "title": "How to download File From Node Js", "extension": "mp4", "url" : "http://zzz.com/asd/what.mp4", "folder__relative_path": "tutorial/node" }, ...
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How to download from letv

I want to download videos from letv(le.com), is there any applications or tools to do it? For example: Films 1 Thanks for any suggestion!
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How Can I Schedule Automatic Download Morning Edition Podcast?

I would like to automatically download the Morning Edition podcast every day. I do not own any apple products. I downloaded and installed flareget, but cannot figure out how to make it do this. I am ...
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Problems installing Wget for firefox un Ubuntu 14.04 (along with fireget extension)

I followed the the instructions in HOWTO: install Gwget and Fireget Firefox extension but when I'm trying to compile Gwget (using instruction in the INSTALL file) I have the following error messages :...
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File not in downloaded save to folder after downloading finished

I tried to download hortonworks using flareget. 7.5gb file downloaded. However I did not able to find the same in save to path. How can I find it? Please help
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Xtreme Download Manager notification icon

Instead of the notification icon being in the tray, it now floats on the screen. This is really annoying because it blocks other items on the screen. I've already tried completely removing and re-...
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Wrong password in Terminal

I'm new in Ubuntu's world and I have a quick question (hope it doesn't repeat): I want to download some restricted files for watching movies online but there's a problem, it wants to introduce a ...
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Bulk image download

Is there a program/app for Ubuntu that allows to download several images from a page? To be exact, I want to get some pictures from the site http://www.cookingforengineers.com/ Some of the recepies ...
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Google Books downloader for Ubuntu

I want to download free Google books in pdf format. Is there any Google Books downloading tool available for Ubuntu?
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How to select video quality from youtube-dl?

I have installed youtube-dl in my 14.04. I can download video by following command, $ youtube-dl [youtube-link] But I want to know how to select available pixel quality of youtube video(i.e 1080p, ...
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I have installed youtube-dl but I can not find out how to use it [duplicate]

Hello I have downloaded youtube-dl through the terminal but I can not use it. I can't even find the icon for it on my screen. Help, please.
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Problem with Xtreme Download Manager notification icon

XDM had been working fine for, but I think the problem arose once I updated it. Instead of the notification icon being in the tray, it now floats on the screen. This is really annoying because it ...
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Multithreaded HTTP Downloader

I am looking for a command line tool that can download multiple urls with multiple threads e.g. wget2 -n 5 http://stackoverflow.com/ http://askubuntu.com/ http://bobo.com/ Where -n = number of ...
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What does CN mean in aria2 downloading info?

After I used aria2 to download a link, in its download link's info there is CN:1! [#678707 16MiB/22MiB(73%) CN:1 DL:45KiB ETA:2m15s] What does it mean?
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video down loader just like free make video downloader [duplicate]

when i was using windows 7 there is an application called "free make video downloader".We can download any video through this. I would like to know is there any video downloader like this. When i ...
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What GUI are there for Axel or for other such downloaders that use multiple connections?

In order to enjoy my maximum download speed, I use and like Axel very much, but from time to time I download multiple files and having so many windows opened has some disadvantages. I use Axel with ...
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How to make a Queue of download list and how schedule it

1- How to make a queue of download-list in Wget ? 2- Is there any way to schedule a Queue in Wget ?
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Is there any downloader for ubuntu which can resume files?

I just wanted to know if there is any option or if it is a flaw in Ubuntu. I've seen how to resume file using wget, but it is inconvenient because the link to the file has to be typed again. What to ...
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which download manager is FASTER? [duplicate]

Its a while now Im using linux (Lubuntu). Since the very beginning days DownThemAll was my only download manager here (maybe because i didnt find anything better). now just wanted to know is there any ...
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Download speed in ubuntu

When I use IDM to download anything on my Windows I get a speed of around 4-5 Mbps but for the same connection speed in Ubuntu (12.04) is around 600kbps. I tried wget, Kget Uget and so many other ...
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Can I make a downloaded file's folder be opened after Axel ended its job?

I prefer using Axel in Firefox through Flashgot but didn't yet make it the default, and keep it just for bigger files, because I cannot easily open the download folder as I can in the normal Firefox ...
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How to download video from arte+7, arte-tv and similar sites?

Arte tv has a website called arte+7 where some videos are provided for a period of time. But these are not as easy to download as those on youtube and other such websites. Is there a program that ...
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How to configure Internet Download Manager 6.11 with Wine? [closed]

I've been using IDM 5.01 Configured with on Wine on Backtrack 5 R3 (Ubuntu 10.04 lucid) [working fine]. Now I decided to change the version of IDM to 6.11 and when i add the URL and press download ...
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How heavy is wine on my system?

I am looking to use a good download manager on ubuntu 12.04 I have tried some such as MultiGet etc but really none of the in my view compare up to Orbit Downloader which works perfectly under wine. I ...
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How to use external downloaders like Axel and Aria2 in Chrome or Chromium?

I use Axel with FlashGot in Firefox. Could I use it as easily in Chromium or Google Chrome? Some Chrome extensions were supposed to be similar to FlashGot but they had a short life or, if they are ...
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How to make Fatrat run in Lubuntu in spite of being a QT application?

I have installed Fatrat in Lubuntu/LXDE and it would not initiate. --- I have it in the menu, even added the rat to the launch bar, trying to run it in grun, it would not start, just the processor ...
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Problem downloading Rapidshare file (URL encoding)

I installed Plowshare knowing that it can download rapidshare files from terminal, but if there are any parentheses () or brackets [] in the link then it can't download the link. Can this problem be ...
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Recommendations for a file-sharing website download manager [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Download manager for Ubuntu I am in a need of a better download manager badly. Can any one Please tell me the name of a download manager which can download from any file ...
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What downloaders are available for downloading large (over 1 GB) files part by part? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can someone recommend a download manager? I have tried several downloaders but none of them work for large files (over 1 GB) - the problem is I have only 30 KBPS Connection ...