Aria2 is an open source and free lightweight multi-protocol & multi-server command-line download utility for Windows, Linux and Mac OSX.
Oct 06, 2019 Download torrents from the web using various protocols, such as HTTP, HTTPS, FTP, BitTorrent and Metalink, all from a command-line interface What's new in aria2 1.35.0: Update mingw build dependencies. May 23, 2015 ARIA (Advanced Rogue Intelligence Assault) takes place in space after the events of Umichan Maiko Classroom Cheaters. It follows the story of Jeo as he battles his way through GemCo agents to undo the wrong done to him. May 15, 2018 aria2 is a lightweight multi-protocol & multi-source, cross platform download utility operated in command-line. It supports HTTP/HTTPS, FTP, SFTP, BitTorrent and Metalink. aria2/aria2.
It has an ability to download files from multiple protocols and sources including HTTP/HTTPS, FTP, BitTorrent and Metalink. It improves download speed by utilizing maximum download bandwidth and speeds up your download experience.
- Multi-Connection Download – It can download a file from multiple sources/protocols and attempt to use your maximum download bandwidth and improve overall download experience.
- Lightweight – It doesn’t take much memory and CPU utilization. The HTTP/FTP downloads use only 4MB memory and 9MB for BitTorrent downloads.
- Fully Featured BitTorrent Client – A fully featured BitTorrent client with support for DHT, PEX, Encryption, Magnet URI, Web-Seeding, Selective Downloads, Local Peer Discovery and UDP tracker.
- Metalink Enabled – It supports Metalink version 4 and 3, which provides the file verification for HTTP/FTP/SFTP/BitTorrent integration and the different configurations for location, language, OS, etc.
- Remote Control – A RPC interface support to control the aria2 process. The supported interfaces are JSON-RPC (over HTTP and WebSocket) and XML-RPC.
Please note, we should not consider aria2 is a replacement of wget, curl or torrent clients, but rather considered as an alternative with more support and download options.
Installing Aria2 Command-Line Download Manager in Linx
This article explains how to install Aria2 command-line download utility in RHEL, CentOS, Fedora and Debian, Ubuntu, Linux Mint systems with some useful download techniques and usage.
First, you need to download and enable the EPEL repository under RHEL/CentOS systems. (Note:Fedora users don’t need to add any repository, simply install aria2 using dnf command as shown).
Now install Aria2 package from the enabled EPEL repository under your system using YUM command tool.
Sample Output :
On Debian/Ubuntu/Linux Mint
Note: Sometimes, the default repositories don’t provide the latest version. So, in that case you might need to compile and install it from the source package as shown here.
Aria2 Download Usage & Examples
Here we will explore some of useful aria2 download usage and options with their examples.
Download from WEB
To download a single file from the web, execute the command as.
Download from Two sources
To download multiple files, say two files, then run the following command.
Download using Two connections
To download file using only two connections per host, then use the option -x2 (connection 2) as shown below.
Download from BitTorrent
To download torrent file use the following command.
Download from Metalink
To download a metalink file, use the following command.
Download URLs found in a text file
To download a list of URL’s written in a text file called downloadurls.txt, then use the following command. The URL‘s should contain one download per line in a downloadurls.txt file.
Set Download Speed Limit
To set a download speed limit per download, use the following option.
For more usage and options, open a terminal and run the command as “man aria2c“. There are also graphical front-ends available for Aria2, you can find them at aria2 page.
|ATTENTION: Users of Garritan ARIA PLAYER|
|- ARIA PLAYER users should first look at updating their full ARIA PLAYER before running any ARIA ENGINE update.|
- An ARIA Player package also contains the ARIA Engine.
- Since version 1.111, the ARIA Player version always match the version of the ARIA Engine packaged with it.
- If the version of the Engine provided with the ARIA Player is older than the Engine offered below, users can update their Engine. Otherwise, running the update below is not recommended.
|How to update ARIA Player?|
1. Log in at garritan.com
The files below are generic for updating the core engine of all products based on the ARIA Engine.
|DOWNLOAD: ARIA Engine update|
|ARIA Engine 1.961 Update (Windows)||DOWNLOAD|
|ARIA Engine 1.961 Update (Mac OS X – 64-bit ONLY!!)||DOWNLOAD|
Version 188.8.131.52 November 29th 2019
macOs: some files may not open on Catalina
Version 184.108.40.206 November 4th 2019
macOs: Fixed bank registration issues
Windows HiDPI: Fixed issue when scaling more than 200%
v1.961 November 29th 2019
macOs:some files may not open on Catalina
Version 220.127.116.11 September 26th 2019
Version 18.104.22.168 September 12th 2019
Version 22.214.171.124 June 12th 2019
Version 126.96.36.199 May 7th 2019
Windows: supports HiDPI for certain products
Version 188.8.131.52 October 30th 2017
Fixed: User LFOs not updated unless UI is up.
Version 184.108.40.206 March 16th 2017
Windows: fixed network path decoding.
Fixed hang in parsing some sfz files
Version 220.127.116.11 January 4th 2017
Added <control> loop_end_offset=X opcode to macro-fix wrong loop end interpretating editors
Fixed long standing aiff loop end point regression.
Version 18.104.22.168 December 16th 2016
Version 22.214.171.124 December 8th 2016
Added product-custom import target outside of ARIA’s SFZ conversions.
Version 126.96.36.199 November 15th 2016
Better streamer error reporting.
Version 188.8.131.52 October 24th 2016
Version 184.108.40.206 September 9th 2016
Added MIDI Note Button.
Version 220.127.116.11 September 8th 2016
Version 18.104.22.168 August 30th 2016
Version 22.214.171.124 August 19th 2016
Version 126.96.36.199 August 10th 2016
Version 188.8.131.52 July 18th 2016
Version 184.108.40.206 June 28th 2016
Version 220.127.116.11 May 6th 2016
Version 18.104.22.168 May 4th 2016
Version 22.214.171.124 April 29th 2016
Version 126.96.36.199 April 14th 2016
XMLGUI: Added optional ‘pow’ before scale and offset
FIX: root pointing USER SFZ registry key check
Version 188.8.131.52 March 17th 2016
Version 184.108.40.206 March 10th 2016
Fixed deadlock on Windows XP
Aria 2. 1 Download Youtube
Version 220.127.116.11 March 4th 2016
Version 18.104.22.168 February 19 2016
Version 22.214.171.124 February 4th 2016
Version 126.96.36.199 January 29th 2016
Version 188.8.131.52 January 26th 2016
Fixed crash using tab key in data browsers
Version 184.108.40.206 January 15th 2016
Version 220.127.116.11 January 11th 2016
Version 18.104.22.168 December 18th 2015
Version 22.214.171.124 December 17th 2015
Version 126.96.36.199 December 16th 2015
Version 188.8.131.52 December 15th 2015
Version 184.108.40.206 December 10th 2015
Version 220.127.116.11 December 9th 2015
Version 18.104.22.168 November 24th 2015
Fixed crash in using sfz’s output opcode
Parameter recycling tweaks upon loading sfz in non empty slot.
Version 22.214.171.124 October 28th 2015
Version 126.96.36.199 September 17th 2015
Version 188.8.131.52 September 8th 2015
Version 184.108.40.206 Aug 24th 2015
Banks can now provide presets
Support for more inter-product path sharing
Version 1.830 July 27th 2015
OS X: Fixed session recall/registration problems under a sandbox (Garageband)
Version 220.127.116.11 May 6th 2015
OptionMenu now handles keys
OptionMenu now handles ctrl/cmd-click to reset to default value
DragLabel now handles keys
On/Off button now handles keys
Keys are now sent to the control where the mouse is over
Added registry/config key named DrawingBoundaries to draw a red frame around most controls
OS X 32-bit: key handling should now work
Windows: key handling should now work
Windows: almost complete Direct2D implementation, still need to be able to enable dynamically
Version 18.104.22.168 March 12th 2015
Protection against “Max Engine RAM Allocation” being lowered too dangerously
Version 22.214.171.124 February 24th 2015
Version 126.96.36.199 February 20th 2015
Version 188.8.131.52 February 9th 2015
Fixed automation in certain hosts.
Version 184.108.40.206 January 13th 2015
Version 220.127.116.11 January 9th 2015
Fixed effect emptying and recall issues.
Version 18.104.22.168 December 22th 2014
Version 22.214.171.124 December 19th 2014
Version 126.96.36.199 December 16th 2014
Fixed possible loss of precision in saved sessions
Version 188.8.131.52 December 12th 2014
MIDI CC’s targeting an automated slot and a defined param now update host parameter
Version 184.108.40.206 November 28 2014
Version 220.127.116.11 November 24 2014
Improved FLAC memory efficiency
Version 18.104.22.168 October 31 2014
Fixed Pro Tools 11 streamed sample recall.
New ARIA-extension opcode (polyphony_stealing=1) protecting sustained notes
Version 22.214.171.124 October 17 2014
iOS ARM64 fixes
Version 126.96.36.199 October 10 2014
SDK: sample_dyn_params raised to 24 from 8
Memory Leak fixed.
Version 188.8.131.52 August 8 2014
SDK: Plugins can declare more than one chunk type
Version 184.108.40.206 August 5 2014
Can now use any installed font in XMLGUIs
Version 220.127.116.11 August 4 2014
Version 18.104.22.168 July 24 2014
Windows UI: Static Texts and Text Editors now supports non English text.
Version 22.214.171.124 July 21 2014
Implemented target_mod=mult/add for many targets (eg, volume_mod)
You can register bank.xml’s using import or drag
font_size missing from StaticText
Version 126.96.36.199 June 20 2014
Version 188.8.131.52 June 17 2014
Version 184.108.40.206 June 9 2014
Version 220.127.116.11 June 2 2014
sample_freq opcode implemented
Version 18.104.22.168 May 16 2014
Version 22.214.171.124 May 2 2014
Version 126.96.36.199 May 1 2014
Multichannel effect return volumes too loud.
Version 188.8.131.52 April 15 2014
Win: Fixed automatic .sfz reload when editing
Version 184.108.40.206 April 14 2014
OS X: Better loading protection in Logic X
OS X: Refresh issue on standalone when not registered
Version 220.127.116.11 April 10 2014
Fixed regression in bank parsing
Version 18.104.22.168 April 3nd 2014
Added Pan in graph
Fixed some SFZ Error messages were not shown
Version 22.214.171.124 March 24 2014
Fixed: Recalling sessions stalls under certain DAWs.
Version 126.96.36.199 March 14 2014
Protection against some malformed sfz files.
Version 188.8.131.52 March 11 2014
User presets appear in menus without a restart.
Version 184.108.40.206 March 03 2014
Version 220.127.116.11 February 26th 2014
Assets do not reload across graph changes
Version 18.104.22.168 February 24th 2014
Graph’s Stereo Mixer has configurable slider scaling
Version 22.214.171.124 February 19th 2014
Version 126.96.36.199 February 17th 2014
XML GUI: Can now add/remove entries in both Preset and File Menus
Version 188.8.131.52 February 13th 2014
Fixed: serializing of implicit CC7/CC10
Fixed: non HD parameters should not cause
Version 184.108.40.206 February 11th 2014
Added local help file support
Version 220.127.116.11 February 7th 2014
Audio sub sections support
Version 18.104.22.168 February 5th 2014
Added Internal MIDI Velocity Scaler
Version 22.214.171.124 February 4th 2014
Fixed World’s SoleVoice processing
Version 126.96.36.199 January 29th 2014
Added: Cancel button when loading big instruments
Fixed: SFZ: More than one loop point in separate regions using same audio file.
Fixed: SFZ: width now properly handled
Version 188.8.131.52 January 24th 2014
Version 184.108.40.206 January 20th 2014
Version 220.127.116.11 January 16th 2014
Version 18.104.22.168 January 15th 2014
Version 22.214.171.124 January 10th 2014
Version 126.96.36.199 January 9th 2014
Instrument graphs parameter propagation fixes
Scala files can now use non-ASCII file encodings
Version 188.8.131.52 December 20th 2013
Version 184.108.40.206 December 16th 2013
Added MIDI Octave Transpose feature
Version 220.127.116.11 December 11th 2013
Improved SFZ parsing efficiency
Version 18.104.22.168 December 5th 2013
Added polyaft input controls and modulation
Fixed all pass filter calculation error
Fixed lfo->decim fixed
Added freq_lfo and depth_lfo targets
Version 22.214.171.124 November 11th 2013
FIX: instrument slot .ariap preset saving.
FIX: Do not warn the user about duplicate #define’s
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Version 126.96.36.199 October 30th 2013
FIX: Potential crashes due to malformed strings
Version 188.8.131.52 October 29th 2013
Version 184.108.40.206 October 28th 2013
OSX AU parameter fixes
Version 220.127.116.11 October 10th 2013
Version 18.104.22.168 October 3rd 2013
Fixed reverse loop point points invalid message
Fixed bug in Fruity Loops that killed the first note.
Master presets captions are now recalled.
Version 22.214.171.124 September 26th 2013
Version 126.96.36.199 September 19th 2013
Version 188.8.131.52 September 18th 2013
Version 184.108.40.206 September 12th 2013
Version 220.127.116.11 September 6th 2013
AAX Native 64 Support
More assembly optimizations.
Version 18.104.22.168 June 27th 2013
Version 22.214.171.124 June 18th 2013
Product interoperability protections
Version 126.96.36.199 June 12th 2013
Effect latency reporting fixes.
3rd Party SFZ usage on/off option (need product updates)
Version 188.8.131.52 June 5th 2013
Only nag about a full product not being registered from within itself.
Version 184.108.40.206 May 30th 2013
UI fixed multiple clicks on a button to make active
Fixed band pass filter resonance
Version 220.127.116.11 May 24th 2013
Version 18.104.22.168 May 2nd 2013
Implemented width, bitred and decim,
Implemented $LVEL and $LKEY (Legato KEY/VEL) modulators
Version 22.214.171.124 April 9th 2013
Various Bug Fixes
Version 126.96.36.199 March 5th 2013
Added varXX opcode for addition math flexibility in modulation
Version 188.8.131.52 February 15th 2013
pitch_keycenter=sample now works for files with no loop points.
Internal support multichannel files in SFZ (need to be used in ARIA graphs)
Version 184.108.40.206 January 23th 2013
Fixed crash in remote loading.
Version 220.127.116.11 January 21th 2012
Added support for SFZ opcodes:
amp_velcurve_xxx (SFZ 1.0)
sw_vel=previous (SFZ 2.0)
Added smoothing on xfcurves.
Bug fix: lobend/hibend now works for edge cases (Thanks Randy!)
Bug fix: Regression in power vs gain xfcurve parsing
Version 18.104.22.168 December 20th 2012
Bug fix: Out of place file menu in ARIA Player
Bug fix: Regression in effects GUI refreshes
Version 22.214.171.124 December 17th 2012
Version 126.96.36.199 December 12th 2012
Bug fix: Engine-level CC7/CC10 handling conflicting with Stereo Stage.
Version 188.8.131.52 December 10th 2012
Bug fix: Better handling of locc/hicc and similar opcodes when CC value
did not originate from MIDI.
Version 184.108.40.206 December 4rd 2012
Windows: Better Unicode support for menus and displays
Version 220.127.116.11 November 16th 2012
Added: Engine-level CC7/CC10 handling turned on only when not defined in SFZ files.
Removed: confusing “Instrument Polyphony” global settings.
Fixed: streaming stops if 64bit session reloaded on 32bit used 16GB MAX RAM sizes
Windows: Fixed: “Not responding” caption when loading large files.
Windows: Changed: folder pickup for a standard windows dialog.
Version 18.104.22.168 November 2nd 2012
User SFZ folder selectable.
Only user editable CCs appear in SFZ generic controls tab
Version 22.214.171.124 October 31th 2012
Version 126.96.36.199 October 30th 2012
Fixed crash in reloading when a previous popup is active
Version 188.8.131.52 October 26th 2012
Non-official bank SFZ’s are always reloaded when modified on disk.
Version 184.108.40.206 October 19th 2012
Fixed OS X: DEP/NX bit crash in N-Track
GUI: sub guis can now use param_offsets
Version 220.127.116.11 October 15th 2012
- Stability and Performance Improvements
Version 18.104.22.168 Sept 12th 2012
- Stability and Performance Improvements
Version 22.214.171.124 Sept 6th 2012
Fixed: loading arrows crash when no libraries are installed.
Fixed: OS X sound libraries not appearing under other user logins.
Version 126.96.36.199 Aug 27th 2012
Fixed: Negative SFZ offset/offset_oncc loaded the entire sound in memory
Fixed: FLAC files with embedded smpl chunks are now read properly.
Version 188.8.131.52 July 23th 2012
SFZ Editing features added
Better import user interaction
Version 184.108.40.206 July 16th 2012
Slot’s Audio Output Menu display was wrong
Finale 2011 instrument volumes were wrong
SFZ Editing didnt not reload file after saving in external editor
Channel Aftertouch invalidates AUX levels.
Version 220.127.116.11 June 15th 2012
UI Refresh Bugs
Version 18.104.22.168 May 1st 2012
Implemented lfoXX_fade SFZ 2.0 opcode
Fixed missing MIDI events when using odd buffer sizes
OS X: License fixes for UTF8 names
Version 22.214.171.124 March 22th 2012
- various optimizations
Version 126.96.36.199 March 12th 2012
- ampeg override added to SFZ spec.
Version 188.8.131.52 December 20th 2011
- Send Effect Subgraphs
Version 184.108.40.206 December 1st 2011
- Convolution Effect/Preset Box overhaul
Version 220.127.116.11 November 22rd 2011
- More UI fixes
Version 18.104.22.168 November 15th 2011
- GUIContainer fixes, loop_mode region vs file defaulting is now SFZ 2.0 compliant.
Version 22.214.171.124 November 1st 2011
- Added Multi LFO.
Version 126.96.36.199 October 20th 2011
- Fixed 24PCM Streaming Bug.
Version 188.8.131.52 June 8th 2011
- UI Refresh bug fixes
Version 184.108.40.206 May 17th 2011
- Implemented xfin_locc/xfin_hicc/xfout_locc/xfout_hicc/xf_cccurve
- And completed xfXX_XXkey and xfXX_XXvel with proper gain vs power
Version 220.127.116.11 January 4th 2011
Version 18.104.22.168 December 3rd 2010
- EG CC changes can be dynamic
Version 22.214.171.124 October 12th 2010
- Various bug fixes and VMachine compatibility
- OSX x86-64 compatibility
Version 126.96.36.199 August 23rd 2010
- Remembering more UI settings on reload
- As released in chipsounds 1.5
Aria 2. 1 Download Windows 7
Version 188.8.131.52 August 10th 2010
- Remembering more UI settings on reload