Re: Downloading from US sites
On Sun, 10 Dec 1995, Sven Rudolph wrote:
> Any thoughts on this ? Any objection against mirroring the Incoming
> area ?
Yes! Incoming is what it stands for INCOMING.
If you want an OUTGOING then someone will have to create one by manually
moving the files from Incoming over to OUTGOING.
I am sorry but I don't need anymore complaints about corrupt files.
I also don't want the illegal software that has been uploaded lately to
be mirrored to other sites. Please understand the problems involved here.
Maybe the announcement should be uploaded instead of mailed and when the
archive maintainer moves the file into public view then it will get
mailed to the mailing list.
I am sorry to be an ass here but you have to understand these views. I am
doing what is best for the University by not allowing for illegal
software to be downloaded.
Matthew S. Bailey
107 Emmons Hall
Central Michigan University
Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858
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