# web2disk¶

web2disk URL


Where URL is for example https://google.com

Whenever you pass arguments to web2disk that have spaces in them, enclose the arguments in quotation marks. For example: “/some path/with spaces”

## [options]¶

--base-dir, -d

Base directory into which URL is saved. Default is .

--delay

Minimum interval in seconds between consecutive fetches. Default is 0 s

--dont-download-stylesheets

--encoding

The character encoding for the websites you are trying to download. The default is to try and guess the encoding.

--filter-regexp

Any link that matches this regular expression will be ignored. This option can be specified multiple times, in which case as long as any regexp matches a link, it will be ignored. By default, no links are ignored. If both filter regexp and match regexp are specified, then filter regexp is applied first.

--help, -h

show this help message and exit

--match-regexp

Only links that match this regular expression will be followed. This option can be specified multiple times, in which case as long as a link matches any one regexp, it will be followed. By default all links are followed.

--max-files, -n

The maximum number of files to download. This only applies to files from <a href> tags. Default is 9223372036854775807

--max-recursions, -r

Maximum number of levels to recurse i.e. depth of links to follow. Default 1

--timeout, -t

Timeout in seconds to wait for a response from the server. Default: 10.0 s

--verbose

Show detailed output information. Useful for debugging

--version

show program's version number and exit