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    I was downloading leap 42.2, I clicked on metalink but I don't know what application use to download the metalink :-)
    I was using firefox on 42.1 with plasma5.8.3

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    Quote Originally Posted by pier_andreit View Post
    I was downloading leap 42.2, I clicked on metalink but I don't know what application use to download the metalink :-)
    I was using firefox on 42.1 with plasma5.8.3
    Hi
    See https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Metalink

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    Quote Originally Posted by pier_andreit View Post
    I was downloading leap 42.2, I clicked on metalink but I don't know what application use to download the metalink :-)
    I was using firefox on 42.1 with plasma5.8.3
    I used "aria2c" to download. That uses the metalink.

    I'm told that the firefox extension "Down them all" uses the metalink.
    openSUSE Leap 15.1; KDE Plasma 5;

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    Quote Originally Posted by nrickert View Post
    I used "aria2c" to download. That uses the metalink.

    I'm told that the firefox extension "Down them all" uses the metalink.
    The Firefox addon downthemall can handle meta links
    https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/fir...n/downthemall/

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