> I'm a bit lost as to the relative advantages/disadvantages of
> ftp/http/fsp as far as dselect goes. Can someone clarify why I'd want
> to use fsp or http as opposed to ftp for my package install/upgrading?
> I can see where it might matter if I were behind a firewall, but other
> than that, what would be the difference?
There have been requests for http access to the archive from people whose ISP
doesn't allow ftp. Given their rural location switching ISPs would involve
long distance phone calls.
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