yum-fastestmirror by default .. no? .. why?

Ian Chapman packages at amiga-hardware.com
Wed Feb 20 23:23:42 UTC 2008

Izhar Firdaus wrote:
> why yum-fastestmirror is not installed by default ?
> this might have been discussed before, but my keywords selection cant
> find it ..
> can anybody enlighten me ?

For me when I've used it in the past it seemed to spend more time 
figuring out which mirror was the fastest when I could have had the rpms 
downloaded already. I have no empirical evidence for that though.

Ian Chapman.

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