>>>>> "Joey" == Joey Hess <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
Joey> Oh! Yes, that makes perfect sense. The loader is using
Joey> ftp.debian.org as a poor man's mirror network since it's
Joey> round-robin, which seems fine, since it's only downloading a
Joey> few megabytes from it anyway.
It wanted to download everything from ftp.debian.org.
As it entire base system, additional packages, etc.
Ok if you live in USA, not so good from Australia.
Cost of downloading from USA is relatively expensive from here, even
for Australian standards.
Brian May <email@example.com>