Opened 9 years ago

Closed 9 years ago

#3072 closed defect (invalid)

downloading modules with wget fails

Reported by: anonymous Owned by: athomas
Priority: normal Component: TracHacks
Severity: normal Keywords: wget
Cc: Trac Release: 0.11


This issue was raised a year ago for the TocMacro component (ticket #1148), but it seems like a general problem for the site, not just that component.

Attempts to use wget to download a component (eg, xmlrpcplugin) result in files that do not have zip extensions:


results in:


attempting to rename them (eg. results in an error stating that the files are not recognized as zip files.

Is there a trick to getting the components from the site via wget?

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comment:1 Changed 9 years ago by athomas

  • Resolution set to invalid
  • Status changed from new to closed

You need to quote the URLs at the shell:

wget ''

This is not an issue with TracHacks.

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