Please 'leak' Fedora 8

Jeffrey Ross jeff at
Tue Nov 6 19:22:13 UTC 2007

> On Tue, 2007-11-06 at 05:07 -0700, Karl Larsen wrote:
>> Fedora 8 will be available at my house in Las Cruces, NM USA in 23
>> hours. I have been d/l with my Darn Slow Link (DSL) at 27kb/sec from
>> a
>> mirror overseas. I doubt that my connection is causing any problems
>> to
>> the mirror.
> And Fedora 8 will be installed and used on my system in bout 1.5 hours
> after I install it, starting in bout 30 seconds :P

Figured I'd try and download FC8 x86_64 and so far so good :)

[jeff at wisdom fedora]$ ftp
Trying 2001:620:0:8:203:baff:fe52:38e5...
Connected to (2001:620:0:8:203:baff:fe52:38e5).
220-SWITCHmirror (formerly known as Swiss SunSITE) welcomes you! [IPv6]

of course the files are hidden so you need to know the name.

cd mirror/fedora/linux/releases/8/Fedora/x86_64

then just get Fedora-8-x86_64-DVD.iso

an over IPv6 no less :)


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