paraget-0.3.0_3.txz


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Description

paraget - Parallel ftp-fetching program

Property Value
Distribution FreeBSD 11
Repository FreeBSD Ports Latest amd64
Package filename paraget-0.3.0_3.txz
Package name paraget
Package version 0.3.0
Package release 3
Package architecture amd64
Package type txz
Category ftp perl5
Homepage http://paraget.sourceforge.net/
License GPLv2
Maintainer ports@FreeBSD.org
Download size 24.37 KB
Installed size 76.44 KB
Paraget implements getting a single file in parallel from different mirror
sites.
Given that there are mirror-sites for the file one is downloading, one can
in principle accomplish a much greater bandwidth by downloading from all
the sites in parallel . This is accomplished by dividing the file being
fetched into several pieces, and by getting each piece from a different
server, and then re-assembling them.
If there are enough mirror sites, this partitioning makes it so that the
bottleneck is now placed at the client end, maxing the client's connection.
Paraget is designed to not only do basic n -equal-piece partitioning of a
file and sending requests out to n servers for data, but to also be dynamic
during the downloading process. For example if one server is too slow, and
paraget was done with faster server downloading its piece
WWW: http://paraget.sourceforge.net/
===>   NOTICE:
The paraget port currently does not have a maintainer. As a result, it is
more likely to have unresolved issues, not be up-to-date, or even be removed in
the future. To volunteer to maintain this port, please create an issue at:
https://bugs.freebsd.org/bugzilla
More information about port maintainership is available at:
https://www.freebsd.org/doc/en/articles/contributing/ports-contributing.html#maintain-port

Alternatives

Package Version Architecture Repository
paraget-0.3.0_3.txz 0.3.0 i386 FreeBSD Ports Latest
paraget-0.3.0_3.txz 0.3.0 amd64 FreeBSD Ports Quarterly
paraget-0.3.0_3.txz 0.3.0 i386 FreeBSD Ports Quarterly
paraget - - -

Requires

Name Value
p5-Class-MethodMaker = 2.24
p5-URI = 1.76
p5-XML-Simple = 2.25
perl5 = 5.28.1_1

Download

Type URL
Mirror pkg.freebsd.org
Binary Package paraget-0.3.0_3.txz
Source Package ftp/paraget

Install Howto

Install paraget txz package:

# pkg install paraget

See Also

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