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Re: [SLE] ftp speed
  • From: Mads Martin Jørgensen <mmj@xxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 24 May 2001 17:49:32 -0700
  • Message-id: <20010524174932.K3434@xxxxxxxx>
* Konstantin (Kastus) Shchuka <kastus@xxxxxxxxx> [May 24. 2001 17:20]:
> Hi there,
>
> I'm getting around 30 Kb/sec from ftp.suse.com and 143 Kb/sec from
> ftp.suse.de. I use Pacific Bell DSL in Palo Alto.
>
> How come that access across the ocean is faster than access across the Bay?

Because there is a 600 users limit on a ftp box that saturates a 35 MBit
line 24/7. Please please use mirrors.

--
Mads Martin Joergensen, http://mmj.dk
"Why make things difficult, when it is possible to make them cryptic and
totally illogic, with just a little bit more effort."
-- A. P. J.

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