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[Bug-wget] Output filename not same as from browser save...reason?...bug
[Bug-wget] Output filename not same as from browser save...reason?...bug?
Fri, 09 Jan 2009 14:22:05 -0800
Thunderbird 184.108.40.206 (Windows/20081209)
I just noticed (actually noticed this before, but just now got around
to _really_ noticing enough to write a question about it :-) )
When I do a file save in Firefox of a file, it saves it by a name I recognize
(it's a mod/extension for Oblivion)..
But when I copy the address and go into a shell window and allow wget to
it, I get some 'semi-random' (random from perspective of relation to original
filename, not from URL content).
I was wondering why the browser gets the filename "right", but wget
stores it according to some intermediate URL-based name...
Is this something that could be considered a "bug" -- i.e. it's not downloading
the file into the filename I *want* (I know I can override the output filename
-O). I.e. -- it may be following some "spec", BUT if it is, how is it that the
browser gets the filename right?
- [Bug-wget] Output filename not same as from browser save...reason?...bug?,
Linda Walsh <=