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I can't download shared folder with curl

I can't download shared folder with curl

alpi
Explorer | Level 3
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For some reason, downloading folder from shared link is working not as expected.

What i do:

- Creating folder "_test"

- Making public link

- trying to save:

curl https://www.dropbox.com/sh/gm775ysbj2hy53s/AADUFPm6S4QtTztv52traWTka?dl=1 -o test.zip -J -L -k

unsuccessfull, getting some script content instead of zip with files.

- Sharing this folder through interface link

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- after changing some folder settings SOMETIMES link appears to work properly and i can download folder in ZIP, but for now it looks like some **bleep** magic and i can't understand what i should do to make it happens all time.

 

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Greg-DB
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We've had our engineers working on this and the good news is the problem has been fixed. Please try again and you should find that this functionality works correctly.

Apologies for any inconvenience this caused.

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Greg-DB
Dropbox Staff
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Thanks for the report! We'll check on this and follow up here.

IOsores
New member | Level 2
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I'm getting the exact same experience with a curl call that has been working for over a year until seeminly this past Saturday night (EST). Even with redirects on it returns this same webpage.

alpi
Explorer | Level 3
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kindly appreciate fast solution 🙂

looks like it works now, hope it will work forever 😎

thanks!

Greg-DB
Dropbox Staff
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We've had our engineers working on this and the good news is the problem has been fixed. Please try again and you should find that this functionality works correctly.

Apologies for any inconvenience this caused.

IOsores
New member | Level 2
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Awesome! Thanks, Greg.

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