automate lynx with a script file

Posted on 2003-03-03
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Last Modified: 2011-09-20
how can i automate lynx with a script

is there a way to download a file just by executing one single command

i tried:
lynx -cmd_script=script.lynx

G http://the.address.to.the.file.zip

...but it doesn't work for me

how can i do this, either with lynx or some other way,
Question by:inudaci
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Accepted Solution

heskyttberg earned 100 total points
ID: 8060076

Install wget instead for this kind of thing.

If using RH install wget package.

Else get wget package for you distribution or go here and search for it:

Then just dolike this:
wget http://the.address.to.the.file/file.zip

/Hans - Erik Skyttberg

Author Comment

ID: 8060157
thanks, just what i was looking for.

tack så mycket ;)

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