Resume Download of Files in Linux Terminal

After the installation of latest Fedora 13, i had to download and install Thunderbird within Linux. Like always i preferred using wget command to download files.

But due to disconnection from internet i could only download 70% of the file. Instead of starting a fresh download of files, thought of continuing the file download, which was possible by adding a simple ‘-c‘ option to wget.

wget -c http://ftp.up.pt/mozilla/thunderbird/releases/3.0.4/linux-i686/en-US/thunderbird-3.0.4.tar.bz2

Adding ‘-c‘ option to wget will┬áResume Download of Files in Linux Terminal.