[gobolinux-users] Downloading from SourceForge

Samuel A. Falvo II sam.falvo at gmail.com
Mon Jan 12 09:33:53 NZDT 2009

On Sun, Jan 11, 2009 at 12:16 PM, Jonas Karlsson <cj.karlsson at gmail.com> wrote:
>> What I do not understand is why wget can fail to grab a package, but
>> downloading from Firefox works.
> Using the same mirror?

I cannot confirm if it's using the same mirror.  But, I have had cases
where Compile would wget from downloads.sourceforce.net and fail
_repeatedly_ while Firefox works fine.  It's as though SF.net uses
browser detection in its algorithms.

Samuel A. Falvo II

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