Download your favorite Linux distribution at LQ ISO.
Go Back > Forums > > LQ Suggestions & Feedback
User Name
LQ Suggestions & Feedback Do you have a suggestion for this site or an idea that will make the site better? This forum is for you.
PLEASE READ THIS FORUM - Information and status updates will also be posted here.


  Search this Thread
Old 04-21-2006, 08:02 AM   #1
Registered: Feb 2006
Location: Mars
Posts: 120

Rep: Reputation: 15
fc5 download mirros ..


plz take a look at the fedora 5 download mirrors ..

i tried to download them but all the mirrors were stopped unless one and it was realy slow ..
Old 04-21-2006, 08:18 AM   #2
Registered: Apr 2006
Location: holland
Distribution: Gentoo / debian / suse / mint
Posts: 558

Rep: Reputation: 42

All you have to do is make a chioce i386 or x86_64.. and then start downloading.. i tested them and got speeds up to 1,01 mbps.
Old 04-21-2006, 09:18 AM   #3
Senior Member
Registered: May 2002
Location: Melbourne Australia
Distribution: it died/ macosx
Posts: 2,478

Rep: Reputation: 50
happy birthday puntjuh.

Are you reffering to LQ ISO, raven4d?

LQ just links to this stuff, it doesn't host the mirrors.

If a download is popular, then the servers/mirrors will be slow. (unless of course, it's bittorrent)

Old 04-21-2006, 09:19 AM   #4
Registered: Jun 2000
Distribution: Debian, Red Hat, Slackware, Fedora, Ubuntu
Posts: 12,462

Rep: Reputation: 3340Reputation: 3340Reputation: 3340Reputation: 3340Reputation: 3340Reputation: 3340Reputation: 3340Reputation: 3340Reputation: 3340Reputation: 3340Reputation: 3340
This isn't something we can fix. LQ ISO only provides links to official mirrors. If those mirrors are down or slow, you'd have to contact the project directly to find out why. If you're having a problem with every fedora mirror though, I'd tend to think it was something on your end.

Old 04-21-2006, 01:43 PM   #5
Registered: Feb 2006
Location: Mars
Posts: 120

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 15
the thing is that i gave the internet cafe man the LQ fc5 mirros page to download me the dvd version yesterday ..

and today i called him and told me that all the mirros r stopped and the only one that worked was at about 15-20 kbps !!

that i had to go to him and giving him external mirrors other than LQ ones ..

the bad part was "the most famouse linux site how come their mirros didn't work "

but titanium_geek and jeremy saying explaind every thing ..

so why not keep the download mirrors up to date with the most new fast ones?


Last edited by raven4d; 04-21-2006 at 01:45 PM.
Old 04-21-2006, 03:38 PM   #6
Registered: Mar 2003
Location: Scotland
Distribution: Slackware, RedHat, Debian
Posts: 12,047

Rep: Reputation: 66
If you know of a faster mirror then please use the suggest feature to request that it is added. There is also a rating feature for the mirrors so if you find them slow please mark them down.


downloading, mirrors

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
I cannot use Bittorrent to download files within FC5. wuqso Linux - Software 6 04-07-2006 06:18 AM
FC5 DVD ISO Fast Download Site TigerLinux Fedora 3 03-27-2006 05:17 AM
Boot failure after upgrading FC5 TR3 to FC5 Official Release fsb1284 Fedora 3 03-25-2006 10:12 AM
FC5-test3 --> FC5-release - Anyone tried it? GL1800 Fedora 5 03-22-2006 05:16 PM
MkLinux Pre-R2 Download Mirros kdepa Linux - Distributions 1 02-03-2005 12:47 AM > Forums > > LQ Suggestions & Feedback

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:29 AM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration