1. anatoly techtonik
  2. python-wget

Source

python-wget /

Filename Size Date modified Message
720 B
Added tag 3.2 for changeset e19779610914
2.5 KB
Use twine to upload to PyPI
1.2 KB
added UNLICENSE text due to request from Debian maintaners
1.1 KB
add library classifier
22.4 KB
Prepare 3.2

Usage

python -m wget [options] <URL>

options:
-o --output FILE|DIR output filename or directory

API Usage

>>> import wget
>>> url = 'http://www.futurecrew.com/skaven/song_files/mp3/razorback.mp3'
>>> filename = wget.download(url)
100% [................................................] 3841532 / 3841532>
>> filename
'razorback.mp3'

The skew that you see above is a documented side effect. Alternative progress bar:

>>> wget.download(url, bar=bar_thermometer)

ChangeLog

3.2 (2015-10-22)
3.1 (2015-10-18)
3.0 (2015-10-17)
2.2 (2014-07-19)
  • it again can download without -o option
2.1 (2014-07-10)
  • it shows command line help
  • -o option allows to select output file/directory
    • download(url, out, bar) contains out parameter
2.0 (2013-04-26)
  • it shows percentage
  • it has usage examples
  • it changes if being used as a library
    • download shows progress bar by default
    • bar_adaptive gets improved algorithm
    • download(url, bar) contains bar parameter * bar(current, total)
    • progress_callback is named callback_progress
1.0 (2012-11-13)
  • it runs with Python 3
0.9 (2012-11-13)
  • it renames file if it already exists
  • it can be used as a library
    • download(url) returns filename
    • bar_adaptive() draws progress bar
    • bar_thermometer() simplified bar
0.8 (2011-05-03)
  • it detects filename from HTTP headers
0.7 (2011-03-01)
  • compatibility fix for Python 2.5
  • limit width of progress bar to 100 chars
0.6 (2010-04-24)
  • it detects console width on POSIX
0.5 (2010-04-23)
  • it detects console width on Windows
0.4 (2010-04-15)
  • it shows cute progress bar
0.3 (2010-04-05)
  • it creates temp file in current dir
0.2 (2010-02-16)
  • it tries to detect filename from URL
0.1 (2010-02-04)
  • it can download file

Release Checklist

[ ] update version in wget.py
[x] update description in setup.py
[ ] python setup.py check -mrs
[ ] python setup.py sdist
[ ] python -m twine upload dist/...
[ ] tag hg version

-- anatoly techtonik <techtonik@gmail.com>