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Re: apt and multiple connections

On Sat, Sep 23, 2000 at 01:24:58AM -0400, Greg Stark wrote:
> I get annoyed every time the mirror I pick becomes unavailable and I have to
> go hunt down a new one to put in my sources.list. It seems it would be nicer
> to list several and have APT try to download from all of them and use the ones
> that work.

APT does part of this - put two mirrors in there, and it will use the first
that has the latest version, then go down the list if it doesn't work. It
just doesn't multiplex when the first mirror is working fine.

David Starner - dstarner98@aasaa.ofe.org
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