[links-list] Re: [WISHLIST] [links should have an -auth swith like lynx]

Petr Baudis pasky at pasky.ji.cz
Sat Aug 24 15:36:41 PDT 2002

Dear diary, on Wed, Aug 21, 2002 at 03:03:48PM CEST, I got a letter,
where Peter Gervai <grin at tolna.net> told me, that...
> ----- Forwarded message 
> I didn't find any way to perform authenticated downloading from the command line with links.
> With lynx I could use lynx -auth=user:pass ..., but links has no such option.

That's redundant option - usually, you specify auth information in URL like:


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