this is a useful simple tool to download files from rapidshare without visual tools. it's perfect if you want download files on your home pc from your office.
you need a valid premium account on rapidshare and wget installed on your pc. to install it: as root
yum install wget
create a new directory in your home directory (not as root!):
save a cookie in this folder with the following commands:
--save-cookies ~/.cookies/rapidshare \
--post-data "login=USERNAME&password=PASSWORD" \
-O - \
copy and paste the following code and save it as "catchall"
if [ "$#" = "0" ]
echo url missing
wget -b -a $f --load-cookies ~/.cookies/rapidshare $a
make it executable and copy it under
/usr/bin: as root
chmod +x catchallthen
cp catchall /usr/bin
in your Premium-Zone Settings set as true the option "Direct downloads, requested files are saved without redirection via RapidShare"
now you can download any rapidhare file with the command:
you'll get a different log file for each downloaded file. you can see the status of your download with this command:
tail -f log_file_name