The previous article, we mentioned rTorrent, wget, cURL, w3m, Elinks, and several other useful tools, many people replied that there are several other similar tools are worth discussing, so there is this article.
This article describes several other commands for Linux, browse the web and download files line tool.
Links are written in C language, an open source web browser that supports all major platforms including Linux, Windows, OS X and OS / 2, including. It provides a text-based and graphical versions. Most standard Linux distributions by default contains the text-based version. If your distribution is not installed by default links, can be installed through the package management tools. Elinks is a derivative version of links.
# Apt-get install links
# Yum install links
After the installation is complete, you can use the command as any web browser like the figure below.
# Links www.tecmint.com
In the links, you can use the arrow keys on your keyboard to navigate. Press the right arrow to open it, press the left arrow to return to the previous page, press q to exit on a hyperlink.
Similarly, you can use wget to download and install as like below.
# Wget http://links.twibright.com/download/links-2.9.tar.gz
# Tar -xvf links-2.9.tar.gz
# Cd links-2.9
# ./configure -enable-Graphics
# Make install
Note: links to compile the source code you need to install libpng, libjpeg, TIFF library, SVGAlib, XFree86, C Compiler and make these packages.
Installation Links2 the following command.
# Apt-get install links2
# Yum install links2
lynx is a text-based web browser, using the GNU GPLv2 release agreement, written in ISO C. lynx is a highly configurable web browser, many system administrators is the savior, there is the oldest known web browser, and is still in active development.
Install lynx using the following command.
# Apt-get install lynx
# Yum install lynx
After installation is complete, you can use this command as browse the web as in the figure below.
# Lynx www.tecmint.com
youtube-dl is a cross-platform application that can be used to download video youtube and several other website. It is mainly used python developer, released under the GNU GPL agreement, and beyond the law. (Youtube does not allow users to download videos, using youtube-dl might cause offense. Before using the tool please read the relevant laws.)
Use the following command to install youtube-dl.
# Apt-get install youtube-dl
# Yum install youtube-dl
After installation is complete, you can use the following commands as download videos from youtube sites like figure.
# Youtube-dl https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ql4SEy_4xws
is a fetch command to retrieve the URL class unix systems under the support of many options, such as retrieving only ipv4 or ipv6 address, no redirection, exit retrieval request is successful, automatic retry and the like.
fetch from the links below to download and install.
Before compiling the installation, you need to install HTTP Fetcher, you can download via the link below.
Axel is under a Linux-based command line download accelerator, you can request the use of multiple threads and multiple http and ftp connections acceleration.
Use the following command to install Axel.
# Apt-get install axel
# Yum install axel
Axel After the installation is complete, you can use this as a command to download any file like the following figure.
# Axel http://mirror.cse.iitk.ac.in/archlinux/iso/2015.04.01/archlinux-2015.04.01-dual.iso
aria2 is a lightweight command line based download tool, and support for multiple protocols ((HTTP, HTTPS, FTP, BitTorrent and Metalink). It can be used .metalinks files downloaded ISO files from multiple servers.
Use the following command to install aria2.
# Apt-get install aria2
# Yum install aria2
Aria2 After the installation is complete, you can run like that any figure below this command to download the file.
# Aria2c http://cdimage.debian.org/debian-cd/7.8.0/multi-arch/iso-cd/debian-7.8.0-amd64-i386-netinst.iso
Aria2: Linux command line download tool
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