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-8.0 platform.
User Notes: http://wiki.linuxfromscratch.org/blfs/wiki/wget
Install Wget by running the following commands:
./configure --prefix=/usr \ --sysconfdir=/etc \ --with-ssl=openssl && make
To test the results, issue: make check. The HTTPS tests fail if 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 2017-02-15 14:01:44 -0800