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Re: CD and DVD ISO images



On Jan 25, 2008 3:31 PM, William Hooper <whooperhsd gmail com> wrote:
> On Jan 25, 2008 4:19 PM, Arthur Pemberton <pemboa gmail com> wrote:
> >
> > I have "Bob" the link to the fedora unity spins page
> > Bob was able to read the page
> > Bob was able to detect that though the page, he could get the CD ISOs
> > Bob was able to click the links and get to the message where he was
> > told abotu jigdo and given the jigdo file to download
> > Bob then concluded that jigdo was Linux only, so gave up as he was on Windows
>
> Way be when I first looked at downloading Debian, I had a similar
> experience.  The difference was that I see no value in having to
> download and install a special program that I'm going to only use once
> to download one thing.  I already have ways of downloading files via
> ftp, http, etc., why do I need to mess with this new program?

Well... it does use http. The why would be for similar reasons people
use torrent. Also like why you could use a telnet client to browse to
view a web page via http, but you get a browser instead (bad example).


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