curl vs. wget

Linux for blind general discussion blinux-list at
Mon Feb 22 22:04:45 UTC 2021

Probably no significant difference.

In both case you will get the lowest speed on the route from the server 
to the client (including the server's output speed), regardless of the 
software used.

Didier Spaier
Slint maintainer

Le 22/02/2021 à 22:43, Linux for blind general discussion a écrit :
> Has curl got any speed advantage for large file downloads compared to wget?
> I know about axel and want to leave axel out of this comparison since some
> web sites block axel though for large files when axel can be used it's 
> well worth the time savings.

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