toothandnail has packaged the latest version of aria2c for VL 5.9 and VL 5.9.1.
Package Size: 897K
Installed Size: 3490K
aria2c: aria2c (a file download utility)
aria2c: aria2c is a file download utility supporting HTTP(S), FTP,
aria2c: BitTorrent and Metalink. Segmented downloading allows it to download
aria2c: from multiple sources using multiple protocols, maximising use of
aria2c: available bandwidth.
aria2c: License: GPL
aria2c: Authors: Tatsuhiro Tsujikawa
aria2c: Website: http://aria2.sourceforge.net
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