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Old 04-17-2004, 06:36 PM   #1
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fedora download hangs

i suppose this isnt even linux related as im doing this from windows 98 *hands head in shame*, but any help would be appreacated...
im downloading fedora from

and it all goes quite well.. however about 25%of the way through the download.. it just stops... no new data.... im on bt brodband, and i am avraging about 50kbps, surly thats fast enough?

in the worst case sanario... what other options are there to get fedora onto this computer... i know they dont send out CD's :S
Old 04-17-2004, 07:24 PM   #2
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pick another mirror.

Or your hard drive is full.
Old 04-18-2004, 04:00 AM   #3
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thank.. i fixed it...
a combination of boath problems mentioned above :S

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