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Re: possible new official mirror in the US

On Mon, Feb 02, 1998 at 01:21:18PM -0500, Will Lowe wrote:

> come up with ways of keeping track of other mirrors in countries that
> don't have states -- like,  for instance,  ftp.london.uk.debian.org vs
> ftp.liverpool.uk.debian.org if there were two in the uk.

That would be silly. What country a site is in has some effect on the speed;
within a country the location has no effect whatsoever. On the other hand,
whose network the site is on makes a difference; something like
ftp.demon.uk.debian.org / ftp.xara.uk.debian.org would be sensible names.

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