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Re: ftp1.us.debian.org and FTP mirrors

>>>>> "Avery" == Avery Pennarun <apenwarr@worldvisions.ca> writes:

Avery> Empirical evidence has shown that for me, the top three or four
Avery> servers chosen by both programs are all approximately the same
Avery> speed so it's understandably difficult to pick the "very best"
Avery> one using only a few ping packets.

And one may also check that those mirrors are up-to-date and still
contain the distribution you want... For example, for the unstable or
non-US distributions, not all mirrors apply.

Samuel Tardieu -- sam@debian.org

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