is there a port.....

Pav Lucistnik pav at
Mon Jul 12 14:34:31 PDT 2004

V po, 12. 07. 2004 v 23:26, Freddie Cash píše:
> On July 12, 2004 02:18 pm, eternal wrote:
> > is there a port for freebsd that is similar to filehound for windoze?
> >  i remember "back in the day" when if i had a lot of http linked
> > files that i wanted to download, i would open up filehound, and it
> > would store a queue of the links that i right clicked on and chose
> > "copy shortcut". then in the app, u could control how many
> > simultanious downloads there would be, as well as a bandwidth
> > throttle control.  i'm only writing this because i just had to sit
> > and babysit the download manager thru 1.4 gigs worth of hebrew
> > instructional mp3s...  i would have really liked it to be able to
> > queue them up and forget it.  i bet there probebly is a port for
> > this, but, im still rather new to alot of the available ports...  any
> > help or recommendations would be greatly appreciated.
> Don't know about a separate port that provides a download manager (never 
> went looking for one), but the kdenetwork port includes KGet which can 
> be run either as a separate daemon that watches the KDE clipboard, or 
> integrated as part of Konqueror.  The few times I played with it, it 
> was nifty.  Reminded me of GetRight back when it was worth using.  Then 
> I got a fast Internet connection and haven't had to worry about 
> download managers.  :)

And if you're more into GNOME stuff, check out ftp/downloader

Pav Lucistnik <pav at>
              <pav at>

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