[TriLUG] Chris's Installfest mirror question...
mmueller at signalnetware.com
Wed Apr 24 10:17:27 EDT 2002
On Wednesday 24 April 2002 10:39 am, you wrote:
> One thing it did NOT get is Debian. Their ftp site is very flaky.
Have you used the jigsaw download method?
not this: http://www.debian.org/CD/jigdo-cd/ (couldn't get the tool to
compile; I was RPM'ing all sorts of things to keep the compile chunking
along; I hit a rough spot in that road, so I gave up; couldn't get the
precomiled binary to download)
but this: http://cdimage.debian.org/~costar/jigdo/ (this was working, but I
have not figured out how to restart a job that stopped; not going to invest
my time in it until I have that one figured out)
I like the name "nonUS" for CD1 that contains stuff that's not to be exported
from the US. I always think of it as "don't use this if you're in the US"
which of course makes me want to snitch that cookie out of the jar.
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