Now, Paper 4Share will give some information about axel as Download Manager for Linux Ubuntu or Debian Family. In the default Linux Operating System, we can download files using HTTP protocol using wget command. The following is an example for wget command.
wget http://www.domain.com/filesdownloadIts also if you are use axel for download manager. You must open your terminal and than typing commands for starting download. But, in the default Ubuntu Operating System, the axel package is not available. So, you must download it first.
How to Install Axel Download Manager
- Open your terminal.
- Update your repository using this command.
sudo apt-get update
- Than download and install that package.
sudo apt-get install axel
dpkg --get-selections | grep axelIf you are look a axel in that result of command, so your axel is already can be used.
How to Use Axel Download ManagerLike wget command, the axel running in terminal. The following are examples for downloading files using axel.
Download files with max speed of bit rates set to 102,400 bytes/sec (100Kb/s)
axel -s 102400 http://www.paperforshare.blogspot.com/downloadfiles.zipDownload files with max number of connections set to 5
axel -n 5 http://www.paperforshare.blogspot.com/downloadfiles.zip
I think it is enough, if you are need more options for axel download manager, you can run this command for more information.
axel --helpThanks for your visit.
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Paper 4Share - Axel, Download Manager for Linux Ubuntu