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-7.9 platform.
This package is known to build properly using the gcc-6 compiler.
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 2016-05-07 15:01:40 -0500