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Re: 3.0.19-bf2.4 install report

On Sun, 17 Feb 2002 23:53:44 +1300 (NZDT)
"Philip Charles" <philipc@copyleft.co.nz> wrote:

> > Why not use fping to check the reply speed of all the mirrors, and
> > choose the fastest as the suggested mirror?
> In my case the closest mirror is probably San Francisco, a mere 10,000 km
> (6,000 miles) away.  My isp's satellite uplink is there.
> In other words, let people choose their mirrors.

Have you tried netselect-apt, i would be interested to know if it doesnt find the best mirror.


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