Re: New access method for dselect: ``multiftp''
Drake Diedrich wrote:
> > who else of you was already in the need to update a system through the
> > net, needed to access more than one FTP server (e.g. because non-US or
> > non-free wasn't mirrored) *and* couldn't use apt for some (maybe
> > strange, I admit) reasons?
> I did (before apt was an option), and hacked dpkg-ftp into dpkg-http. It
> already supports multiple ftp:, http:, and file: URLs, as well as web
> proxies. I'm mostly switched over to apt myself though, and will probably
Ah, cool. Somebody should have told me.
Since I can't use apt I'll continue to support dpkg-multiftp.
Whenever you meet yourself you're in a time loop or in front of a mirror.