Re: I don't think I've ever gotten Jigdo working
On Sun, Jan 26, 2003 at 04:11:52AM +0000, Tom Goulet wrote:
> Jigdo (er, jigdo-lite anyways) stops after downloading ten packages, and
> them makes an ISO image. It seemed to me that jigdo-lite was
> malfunctioning. That would not have happened with Wget.
<shrug> jigdo just does things differently.
> > I found it easiest to Google for the missing file and download it to the
> > working directory. Next time I restart Jigdo this file is picked up.
> That sounds incredibly tedious. And, I don't need to do that with Wget.
It isn't necessary to google for missing files! (At least with jigdo-lite,
dunno about jigdo-easy. BTW, jigdo-easy is a "fork" of jigdo-lite.)
You probably noticed a few "404 not found" messages and thought that the
download would fail because of them. That is not the case - jigdo
*automatically* switches mirrors in this case! Just let it run and do its
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