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Re: ftp.debian.org update

On Tue, Dec 04, 2007 at 09:35:41PM +0100, Thierry Chatelet wrote:
> On Tuesday 04 December 2007 09:54, Josip Rodin wrote:
> > On Tue, Dec 04, 2007 at 01:27:22AM -0600, Ron Johnson wrote:
> > > > Many people seem to think that ftp.debian.org is the canonical location
> > > > of Debian packages and that it will be best for them to use that site
> > > > for apt or for mirroring. This is *not true*.
> > > >
> Maybe, it would be wise to remove it from the proposed locations in the 
> installer!
> Thierry

The last installation I recall prompted for a mirror based on my 
location (Romania). It offered only Romanian mirrors, the first being 
ftp.ro.debian.org (the primary mirror for Romania).

If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.
(Albert Einstein)

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