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Re: [Bug-wget] bug wget user/password

From: Ander Juaristi
Subject: Re: [Bug-wget] bug wget user/password
Date: Tue, 21 Jul 2015 17:20:48 +0200
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On 07/21/2015 03:33 PM, Ed ward wrote:
Hello, I have problem with command wget to download files from website
(user and passwors)

This commands does not work fine

wget --http-user=user --http-password=password http://file.txt

Always I see error user and password, but the user and password both are


You're not giving much details so I'm afraid I can't go further than a broad 

First, Wget supports HTTP Authentication only 
(http://pretty-rfc.herokuapp.com/RFC2617). Thus, if you're trying to 
authenticate against a standard web form, that won't work.

Further, 'txt' is not a valid gTLD I know of 

- AJ

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