The Wget package contains a utility useful for non-interactive downloading of files from the Web.
This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-7.7 platform.
This package is known to build and work properly using the gcc-5 compiler.
Download (HTTP): http://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/wget/wget-1.16.3.tar.xz
Download (FTP): ftp://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/wget/wget-1.16.3.tar.xz
Download MD5 sum: d2e4455781a70140ae83b54ca594ce21
Download size: 1.7 MB
Estimated disk space required: 23 MB (additional 3 MB for the tests)
Estimated build time: 0.2 SBU (additional 0.2 SBU for the tests)
User Notes: http://wiki.linuxfromscratch.org/blfs/wiki/wget
Install Wget by running the following commands:
./configure --prefix=/usr \ --sysconfdir=/etc && make
To test the results, issue: make check. The HTTPS tests fail if openssl is used and valgrind is enabled.
Now, as the
relocates the configuration file from
--enable-valgrind-tests: This allows
the tests to be run under valgrind.
If you have installed the Certificate Authority
Certificates and you want Wget to use them, as the
echo ca-directory=/etc/ssl/certs >> /etc/wgetrc
Last updated on 2015-05-19 09:47:43 +0000