Re: Package splitting and MSDOS names conversion
email@example.com (Carl V Streeter) wrote on 14.02.96 in <[🔎] 199602142009.OAA17506@hp-47.cae.wisc.edu>:
> mirror (at least the version I'm using) doesn't seem smart enough to use
> reget. Although that could have changed, I haven't see anything in the
That's only partly true.
What *should* happen is this: mirror detects a transfer aborting, and
saves the .in. file with the date of the file wanted. When it starts
again, it sees that the date matches, and does a REGET.
Unfortunately, this mechanism seems rather fragile, i.e. it often doesn't
work. However, I've seen it work occasionally. Probably more debugging