source: installer/resources/man/eepget.1 @ 4998f86

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  • EepGet?:
    • Convert to getopt (ticket #1173)
    • New option -c for clearnet (no proxy), same as -p:0
    • Proxy option -p with host name arg only (no ':') now allowed
    • Proxy password option is now -x, not the second arg to -u
    • Prompt for proxy password if not supplied in options
    • Line length option is now -l, not the second arg to -m
    • Error on nonproxied .onion hosts
    • Update man page, sort options (ticket #1173)
  • Property mode set to 100644
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1.TH EEEPGET 1 "February 5, 2014" "" "Eepget - I2P Downloader"
2
3.SH NAME
4Eepget \- I2P downloader
5
6.SH SYNOPSIS
7.B eepget
8.RI [ options ] URL
9.br
10
11.SH DESCRIPTION
12.P
13Download a file non-interactively via HTTP. Transfers through both I2P and the
14regular Internet are supported.
15.P
16Eepget is able to cope with slow or unstable network connections; if a download
17is not successful because of a network problem, it will keep retrying until the
18whole file has been retrieved (by default up to three times).  If supported by
19the remote server, eepget will instruct the server to continue the download
20from the point of interruption.
21
22.SH OPTIONS
23.B
24\fB\-c\fR
25.TP
26Clearnet. Do not use a proxy. Same as \fB\-p\fR :0 .
27.TP
28
29.B
30\fB\-e\fR etag
31.TP
32Sets the etag value in the request headers.
33.TP
34
35.B
36\fB\-h\fR name=value
37.TP
38Adds an arbitrary request header with the given name and value.
39.TP
40
41.B
42\fB\-l\fR lineLen
43.TP
44Controls the progress display. \fB\ lineLen \fP is the length of one progress line in characters. The default is 40.
45.TP
46
47.B
48\fB\-m\fR markSize
49.TP
50Controls the progress display. \fB\ markSize \fP is the number of bytes one '#' character represents. The default is 1024.
51.TP
52
53.B
54\fB\-n\fR retries
55.TP
56Specify the number of times to retry downloading if the download isn't successful. If this option is not specified, eepget will retry downloading the file 5 times.
57.TP
58
59.B
60\fB\-o\fR file
61.TP
62Sets the output file to write to. If this option is not given, the output filename will be determined by the URL.
63.TP
64
65.B
66\fB\-p\fR proxy_host[:port]
67.TP
68Specify an I2P proxy server (eeproxy) to use. If the port is not specified, eepget will use 4444. If this option is not specified, eepget will use 127.0.0.1:4444. Specify \fB\-c\fR or \fB\-p\fR :0 to disable the eeproxy.
69.TP
70
71.B
72\fB\-t\fR seconds
73.TP
74Sets the inactivity timeout. The default is 60 seconds.
75.TP
76
77.B
78\fB\-u\fR username
79.TP
80Sets the username for proxy authorization, if required.
81.TP
82
83.B
84\fB\-x\fR password
85.TP
86Sets the password for proxy authorization, if required. If a username is specified but not a password, EepGet will prompt for the password.
87.TP
88
89.SH EXIT STATUS
90
91.B eepget
92exits with status zero upon successful transfer and non-zero if there were problems with the download.
93
94.SH "SEE ALSO"
95
96curl(1) wget(1)
97
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