alternative to wget on linux

I am on a shared server, wget is old and won't get files from a https: site

cant upgrade wget without root access, which I dont have.

need an alternative way to fetch files from a ssl site

i do not have and can not get root access

Skills: Apache, Linux, MySQL, PHP, System Admin

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Hello from Greece, What error you get from wget? Would you like to have a chat? Regards, Dimitris Kokmadis

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Hi, i hope you're doing well. I've just read your project's description and i would like to help you with it. I'm an experienced web developer with the necessary skills for getting this job done. Responsibilit More

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Hello. Check if you have access to aria2c command. It's a brilliant replacement for wget ad it does support SSL. If you need my assistance, like getting you a statically compiled binary or compiling aria on your host w More

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Hello. I have several ideas. E.g. if your server has some modern enough language installed it's not hard to make a simple program to download a file from https. Or if it has a gcc installed I can just build (without ro More

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Hi, I would love to help you with this issue with your server. Have you tried using CURL? if that's installed, it should do what you want with WGET and I can help further if needed :) Awaiting your reply Thanks

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Hello I have 15 years expert on linux server administration and web server management. I'm ready to do your job as soon as possible without any problem. kind regards

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