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Old 04-16-2002, 04:59 PM   #1
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Exclamation what ftp to connect to to download linux?

what ftp do/can i connect to to download linux?
Old 04-16-2002, 05:09 PM   #2
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might want to keep same type of questions in original thread as i just mentioned a site in your other thread.
Old 04-17-2002, 10:01 AM   #3
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Well has a script which tries to connect you to the fastest ftp mirror for the distro you are attempting to download. One of the fastest mirrors I can think of is ibiblio @


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