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Grunt Cookbook by Jurie-Jan Botha

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Fetching multiple URLs

If you're automating resource downloads for your project, you'll probably want to download more than one resource to the same directory, and probably from the same site.

We'll make use of the relatively popular curl (2.0.2) plugin to download multiple resources from the Internet. It provides the curl-dir task specifically to download multiple resources.

Getting ready

In this example, we'll work with the basic project structure we created in the Installing Grunt on a project recipe in Chapter 1, Getting Started with Grunt. Be sure to refer to it if you are not yet familiar with its contents.

How to do it...

The following steps take us through downloading both the Grunt and Node.js logos into the logos directory.

  1. We'll start by ...

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