Limitations and conditions for use: The “-r --recursive” option
The following important points pertain to the use of this option with
- There is a recursion level limit in ObjectStore: The recursion maximum for
an ObjectStore storage group is ten levels. Recursion limits apply to directory
depth and following links. This applies even if a
wgetinvocation specifies a higher value.
- Take caution when using this option: Depending on the complexity of the target URL, a considerable amount of content may be downloaded with this option enabled. Ensure that this will not require more space than you currently have available.
- Default recursion depth: If omitted, the default recursion depth is set to 10.
- Maximum recursion depth: 10Note: Contact your account representative to see if an increased recursion limit is compatible with your workflow.