Ben Badgley wrote:
> One disadvantage of rural life is lacking options for high speed
> connections. We make do on dial up but it can be frustrating at times.
If that frustration relates to waiting for Debian packages to download
after you've selected to install them: Consider maintaining a local mirror
(updated at night, mirrored with, say, debmirror), so that when you want to
install a package, usually you'll already have it locally.
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