6.2 Wgetrc Syntax

The syntax of a wgetrc command is simple:

variable = value

The variable will also be called command. Valid values are different for different commands.

The commands are case-, underscore- and minus-insensitive. Thus ‘DIr__PrefiX’, ‘DIr-PrefiX’ and ‘dirprefix’ are the same. Empty lines, lines beginning with ‘#’ and lines containing white-space only are discarded.

Commands that expect a comma-separated list will clear the list on an empty command. So, if you wish to reset the rejection list specified in global wgetrc, you can do it with:

reject =