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Old 10-19-2007, 12:28 PM   #1
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how to use another downloader with apt-get

Hi, folks!

Due to my university channel properties multithreaded fetching files is very useful for me, but I can't find, how can I tell apt-get to use another downloader instead of wget. Can anyone help me?
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Google is your friend!

Note that I haven't tried this before...
Old 10-21-2007, 04:18 AM   #3
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Thanks a lot!

I used not google, but this forum, and also have found this topic


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