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 +axel is a very fine downloader that does the job just fine.
 +
 +It handles resume and it uses multiple concurrent connections to speed up the download.
 +
 +Install it like this:
 +
 +<​code>​
 +sudo apt-get install axel
 +</​code>​
 +
 +Download a file like this:
 +<​code>​
 +axel http://​releases.ubuntu.com/​releases/​10.04/​ubuntu-10.04-beta2-desktop-i386.iso -a
 +</​code>​
 +
 +The result would be something like this:
 +
 +{{:​howtos:​axel.png|}}
  
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