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File Download advice

I am trying to download a bunch of files from an Amazon hosted location. I made a CallRESTWebService component with a GET request to the location of the file. The component’s output was set to a list of bytes which was fed to a Binary File Writer component.

Everything was fine until the response conversion to a list of bytes failed with error: “hexadecimal value 0x01, is an invalid character” which is an XML parsing error as far as Google tells me.

Should I be using a different component or is it a bug that the response is always parsed into XML?

Here’s one of the files:

I don’t have a quick answer for this one. Will see whether we can use an existing plugin or else you can always dev one for us…

Hehe. Sure. I’d need to get a crash course on Linx components again though :yum: