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Re: Problems with setup
- From: Yitzchak Scott-Thoennes <sthoenna at efn dot org>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Tue, 11 Nov 2003 11:54:27 -0800
- Subject: Re: Problems with setup
- Organization: bs"d
- References: <firstname.lastname@example.org>
On Mon, Nov 10, 2003 at 01:22:35AM -0400, Rodrigo Medina <email@example.com> wrote:
> Problem 1.
> I have notice that setup fails sometimes in some mirrors (I use the
> downloading mode). I have found that some mirrors have the following policy:
> If the connection is slow they close the connection after some number of
> is downloaded. If this is intentional or if it is a side effect of time-out
> don't know. One of these is mirrors.rcn.net. See what happens in a machine
> that has a slow connection:
I have also seen that sporadically. After a couple of failures, I just resort to wget.
> Problem 2.
> When setup discovers, at the end, that the downloading is incomplete it asks
> if one wants to try again. If one replies yes it starts all the process from
> the begining, downloading again what has been previously and successfully
> I think that setup should not download again what is already in the
I never saw this.
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