[Slackbuilds-users] github doubling tarball name, again

B Watson yalhcru at gmail.com
Mon Mar 26 05:06:12 UTC 2018

On 3/25/18, David Spencer via SlackBuilds-users
<slackbuilds-users at slackbuilds.org> wrote:

> (1) an http tool like wget that by default ignores what the http
> protocol is telling it.

wget didn't always support Content-Disposition. When support was added,
it was flagged as "experimental" and thus disabled by default. From the
man page:

           If this is set to on, experimental (not fully-functional) support for
           "Content-Disposition" headers is enabled. This can
currently result in
           extra round-trips to the server for a "HEAD" request, and is known to
           suffer from a few bugs, which is why it is not currently enabled by

I wouldn't call wget "broken" because of that. But, that's my opinion,
plenty of room for others...

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