[CentOS] Non-torrent D/L of 4.3 DVD image?
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Thu Mar 23 01:05:21 UTC 2006
Jack Bailey wrote:
> Yes, the DVD torrents. I started the DVD download last night about
> 9:00PM. I went to bed at 3:00AM, with 5 hours, 20 minutes remaining of
> download time remaining. This morning I checked the file modification
> time which works out to a total download time of about 10 hours, 50
> minutes. Contrast this to downloading all 4 CDs in under 30 minutes.
we've added a few more centos.org machines into the torrent pool to feed
the binDVD's out ( thanks hughesjr !! )
I've also added another 1024KiB/sec upload capacity to the torrent
externally ( hosted out of the US ), and we have 220+ Seeders. Set the
refresh rate ( --rerequest_interval ) to something low - like maybe 20
min ( the default is 300 minutes ) , and retry the torrent, you _should_
see a much faster download rate now.
Also a big thanks to everyone who is helping seed...
Karanbir Singh : http://www.karan.org/ : 2522219 at icq
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