What are open directories, how to download from them, and other questions
An Open Directory is an unprotected directory (or list) of movies, games, music, software, videos and many other interesting stuff. These directories are available to public, until they are protected by server adminstrators. In most cases, these directories are left open unintentionally.
Almost any kind of data can be found inside Open Directories, from movies to mp3s, from books to games.
There is more than one way to download from Open Directories:
wget. It is undoubtedly the most powerful and customizable software to download from Open Directories. And it is cross platform too!
You can click on
wget on each list item on this site (below the link title), and it will copy the corresponding wget command to your clipboard. You can paste it in your terminal and start downloading.