This is a tool which downloads files via HTTP, HTTPS or FTP.
Basic usage for wget
$ wget http://example.com
Use this if you do not want to check the https certificate. Sometimes you will get warnings such as:
WARNING: The certificate of `example.com' is not trusted. WARNING: The certificate of `example.com' hasn't got a known issuer.
No data will be downloaded. To ignore the WARNING and download anyway, add the
$ wget --no-check-certificate https://example.com
proxy-user and proxy-password
To use a proxy, specify
proxy-password. You will also need to have the environment variable
http_proxy set to the proxy
server’s URL. Note that
http_proxy is in lowercase.
You can also specify the username and password in the URL, e.g.