axel - A lightweight download accelerator by using multiple connections

Property Value
Distribution Mageia 6.1
Repository Mageia Core x86_64
Package name axel
Package version 2.4
Package release 12.mga6
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Installed size 104.83 KB
Download size 50.72 KB
Official Mirror
Axel tries to accelerate HTTP/FTP downloading process by using multiple
connections for one file. It can use multiple mirrors for a download. Axel has
no dependencies and is lightweight, so it might be useful as a wget clone on
byte-critical systems.


Package Version Architecture Repository
axel-2.4-12.mga6.i586.rpm 2.4 i586 Mageia Core
axel - - -


Name Value
config(axel) == 2.4-12.mga6 - - - - - - - - - -


Name Value
axel == 2.4-12.mga6
axel(x86-64) == 2.4-12.mga6
config(axel) == 2.4-12.mga6


Name Value
axel < 2.4-12.mga6


Type URL
Binary Package axel-2.4-12.mga6.x86_64.rpm
Source Package axel-2.4-12.mga6.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Enable Mageia Core repository on Install and Remove Software
  2. Update packages list:
    # urpmi.update -a
  3. Install axel rpm package:
    # urpmi axel




2016-02-10 - umeabot <umeabot> 2.4-12.mga6
+ Revision: 953114
- Mageia 6 Mass Rebuild
2015-09-16 - tv <tv> 2.4-11.mga6
+ Revision: 879810
- reenable debuginfo & fix empty debuginfo
2015-09-09 - neoclust <neoclust> 2.4-10.mga6
+ Revision: 875139
- Fix build with new rpm ( empty debuginfo)
2014-10-15 - umeabot <umeabot> 2.4-9.mga5
+ Revision: 741978
- Second Mageia 5 Mass Rebuild
2014-09-16 - umeabot <umeabot> 2.4-8.mga5
+ Revision: 678085
- Mageia 5 Mass Rebuild
2013-10-19 - umeabot <umeabot> 2.4-7.mga4
+ Revision: 522537
- Mageia 4 Mass Rebuild
2013-03-17 - lmenut <lmenut> 2.4-6.mga3
+ Revision: 403597
- rebuild for new rpm-mageia-setup
do not own man lang directories (mga #9055)

See Also

Package Description
axel-kapt-0.3-12.mga6.noarch.rpm GUI for axel
axiom-1.2.12-15.mga6.noarch.rpm Axis Object Model
axiom-javadoc-1.2.12-15.mga6.noarch.rpm API Documentation for axiom
axis-1.4-32.mga6.noarch.rpm SOAP implementation in Java
axis-javadoc-1.4-32.mga6.noarch.rpm Javadoc for axis
axis-manual-1.4-32.mga6.noarch.rpm Manual for axis
b43-fwcutter-019-2.mga6.x86_64.rpm Tool to extract firmware for Broadcom 43xx network chip
b43-openfwwf-5.2-10.mga6.noarch.rpm Open firmware for some Broadcom 43xx series WLAN chips
b43-tools-017-6.mga6.x86_64.rpm Tools for the Broadcom 43xx series WLAN chip
babeltrace-1.3.3-1.mga6.x86_64.rpm Trace Viewer and Converter, mainly for the Common Trace Format
backintime-common-1.1.20-1.mga6.noarch.rpm Back Up Tool for Linux
backintime-qt4-1.1.20-1.mga6.noarch.rpm Qt4 Frontend for Back In Time
backup-manager-0.7.13-1.mga6.noarch.rpm A command line backup tool for GNU/Linux
backupninja-1.0.1-6.mga6.noarch.rpm Lightweight, extensible meta-backup system
backuponcd-0.9.1-16.mga6.noarch.rpm Multi-CD backup shell scripts