Re: Automatic download mode for jigdo?
On Sun, Jan 26, 2003 at 11:36:13PM +0000, Scalar wrote:
> Something like this, perhaps?
> Jigdo recommends these top five mirrors:
> 1. Hops: 5 Ping: 97 linux.csua.berkeley.edu
> 2. Hops: 7 Ping: 104 ftp.debian.org
> 3. Hops: 11 Ping: 147 ftp.us.debian.org
> 4. Hops: 12 Ping: 122 mirrors.rcn.net
> 5. Hops: 13 Ping: 144 ftp.silug.org
You'll be happy to hear that netselect does exactly this, and that I intend
to use netselect from the jigdo GUI application for automatic mirror
selection! Meanwhile, you can run it manually to find the fastest mirror
for you - it works really well in my experience.
> ERROR downloading ISO component! Do you want Jigdo to
> automatically try the next mirror nearest to you?
> (Jigdo will auto-select "Yes" in 1 minute.)
Something like that would be cute.
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