snarf - command-line URL grabber

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name snarf
Package version 7.0
Package release 6
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 51 B
Download size 19.13 KB
Official Mirror
Snarf is a utility to retrieve files via the http and ftp protocols. It
supports http redirect, http and ftp resume, http and ftp
authentication, and other neat things.  Its functionality is similar to
that of wget, but with a much smaller binary.


Package Version Architecture Repository
snarf_7.0-6_amd64.deb 7.0 amd64 Ubuntu Universe
snarf - - -


Name Value
libc6 >= 2.4


Type URL
Binary Package snarf_7.0-6_i386.deb
Source Package snarf

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install snarf deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install snarf




2015-11-28 - Emanuele Rocca <>
snarf (7.0-6) unstable; urgency=medium
* QA upload.
* Maintainer field set to QA Group.
* Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.6.
* Debhelper compatibility level set to 9.
* Use default Debian compiler flags.
* Do not start synopsis with an article.
* Depend on ${misc:Depends}.
* Point to GPLv2 in copyright file.
* Add recommended debian/rules targets: build-arch and build-indep.
2006-06-06 - Noah Meyerhans <>
snarf (7.0-5) unstable; urgency=low
* Apply patch from Alan Curry <> to use a different
user agent when talking to Google, since they are denying access to
the standard snarf user agent.  (Closes: Bug#369037)
* Apply patch from "Ulf Harnhammar" <> to avoid
crashing when we get an invalid response to the PASV command from an
FTP server.  (Closes: Bug#352450)
* Update policy to version 3.7.2.
* Update DH_COMPAT to 5.
2005-10-24 - Noah Meyerhans <>
snarf (7.0-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Fix typo in description (Closes: Bug#135508)
* Fix FSF info in copyright
* Fix some generally harmless compiler warnings for aesthetics.
2002-01-11 - Noah Meyerhans <>
snarf (7.0-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Updated description (Closes: Bug#127858)
2001-05-07 - Noah Meyerhans <>
snarf (7.0-2) unstable; urgency=low
* New maintainer (Closes: Bug#86871)
2001-02-25 - Matej Vela <>
snarf (7.0-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream version.
* Conforms to Standards version 3.5.2:
* Added build dependancies.
* Added support for the `debug' build option.
2001-02-21 - Sean 'Shaleh' Perry <>
snarf (2.0.9-2) frozen unstable; urgency=low
* Orphaning package
2000-01-19 - Sean 'Shaleh' Perry <>
snarf (2.0.9-1) frozen unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
1999-12-13 - Sean 'Shaleh' Perry <>
snarf (2.0.8-1) unstable; urgency=low
* New upstream release
* New maintainer
1999-07-31 - Joel Klecker <>
snarf (2.0.5-2) unstable; urgency=low
* Update for policy 3.0.0.
* debian/rules: Adopt dpkg-architecture variables.

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