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from __future__ import print_function

import os.path as osp
from six.moves import urllib

from .makedirs import makedirs

[docs]def download_url(url, folder, name=None, log=True): r"""Downloads the content of an URL to a specific folder. Args: url (string): The url. folder (string): The folder. log (bool, optional): If :obj:`False`, will not print anything to the console. (default: :obj:`True`) """ data = urllib.request.urlopen(url) if name is None: filename = url.rpartition("/")[2] else: filename = name path = osp.join(folder, filename) if osp.exists(path): # pragma: no cover if log: print("Using exist file", filename) return path if log: print("Downloading", url) makedirs(folder) data = urllib.request.urlopen(url) with open(path, "wb") as f: f.write( return path