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Re: Dealing better with CD releases

On Wed, 15 Apr 2009, Steve McIntyre wrote:
>    b. Stop linking directly to the images, and go via redirects. Could
>       maybe be a central cgi, maybe even with intelligence to redirect
>       to good/close/fast/up-to-date mirrors. Could work, but needs
>       implementing. :-)

This sounds like a good idea, but there would still need to be logic
to detect which mirrors had actually managed to get up to date... and
that bit is probably a bit complicated.

Don Armstrong

"It's not Hollywood. War is real, war is primarily not about defeat or
victory, it is about death. I've seen thousands and thousands of dead
bodies. Do you think I want to have an academic debate on this
 -- Robert Fisk

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