Aria is a multi-protocol download tool. Aria supports HTTP/HTTPS, FTP/SFTP BitTorrent and Metalink. Some of the features that make it different compared to others are that it supports the download of files from multiple locations at the same time, magnet links and is fully featured BitTorrent client. As a BitTorrent client, it supports DHT, PEX, encryption, Magnet URI, web seeding, selective downloads, and local peer discovery.
Download a torrent file:
Download, using URLs listed in a text file:
Resume incomplete download:
Download from password protected site:
To install Aria2, you can use the following commands: