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How to stop Seamonkey's download manager from pausing?
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proebler

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PostPosted: Tue 26 Mar 2013, 22:34    Post_subject:  How to stop Seamonkey's download manager from pausing?  

How can I stop Seamonkey’s download manager from pausing?

When I download a large iso file and leave the computer unattended, the download manager goes into the paused state at intervals.
I find this a bit of a nuisance.

I suspect, that it happens at the same time when the screen goes to sleep [the computer itself never goes in to sleep mode]

Seamonkey 2.16
on Slacko_5.3.1

thanks
proebler
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L18L

Joined: 19 Jun 2010
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PostPosted: Wed 27 Mar 2013, 06:14    Post_subject: How to stop Seamonkey's download manager from pausing?
Sub_title: do not use it
 

I do not have a solution for seamonkey.
Code:
wget -c <URL>
is best for large files.
You can paste URL from browser window.
That is how I always download larges files.
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PostPosted: Thu 28 Mar 2013, 06:45    Post_subject:  

Thanks for the tip to use wget.
I will use it for large files from now on.

Also I found this helpful and complementary:
http://www.murga-linux.com/puppy/viewtopic.php?t=33388&sid=7bbac2111dd4821ae9e3574f619399c5

It is easier to read than the 1552 lines of man wget Smile
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PostPosted: Thu 28 Mar 2013, 08:51    Post_subject:  

Smile
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