aria2 For Mac Publisher's description
from Tatsuhiro Tsujikawa
aria2 is a lightweight multi-protocol & multi-source
aria2 is a lightweight multi-protocol & multi-source, cross platform download utility operated in command-line. It supports HTTP/HTTPS, FTP, BitTorrent and Metalink.
aria2 has built-in XML-RPC interface. You can manipulate aria2 via XML-RPC interface.
aria2 can download a file from multiple sources/protocols and tries to utilize your maximum download bandwidth. Really speeds up your download experience.
aria2 doesn't require much memory and CPU time. The physical memory usage is typically 4MiB (normal HTTP/FTP downloads) to 9MiB (BitTorrent downloads). CPU usage in BitTorrent with download speed of 2.8MiB/sec is around 6%.
Fully featured BitTorrent Client
All features you want in BitTorrent client are available: DHT, PEX, Encryption, Magnet URI, Web-Seeding, Selective Downloads and Local Peer Discovery.
aria2 supports The Metalink Download Description Format(aka Metalink v4). Old Metalink v3 is also supported. Metalink offers File verification, HTTP/FTP/BitTorrent integration and Configuration for language, location, OS, etc
What's New in This Release:В· Only accepts 32 bit integer values from int and i4 elements in XML-RPC. Fixed overflow bug in aria2.tellWaiting and aria2.tellStopped RPC methods.
В· Updated Spanish, Italian, Russian and Chinese (Simplified) translations. Thanks to all translators.
В· Fixed the bug that aria2 does not listen on address given in --interface.
В· Supported Windows UNC path.
В· Check scheme part in redirected URI more strictly. The previous implementation mistakenly sees '/abspath?uri=http://foo' as an absolute URI because it contains '://', but actually it is not. This change checks scheme part is constructed in the allowed character set described in RFC 3986 Section 3.1.
В· Allow missing params in XML-RPC request.
В· Fixed "Max payload length exceeded or invalid" error when the number of pieces is very large.
В· Added --deferred-input option. If true is given to --deferred-input option, aria2 does not read all URIs and options from file specified by -i option at startup, but it reads one by one when it needs late...
System Requirements:No special requirements.
Program Release Status: Minor Update
Program Install Support: Install and Uninstall