[tex-live] Reporting problem as requested by tlmgr

Reinhard Kotucha reinhard.kotucha at web.de
Wed Nov 5 03:24:07 CET 2008

Manuel Pégourié-Gonnard writes:
 > Norbert Preining a écrit :
 > > Yes, that is the problem. You might set a default mirror, select one you
 > > think that is fast and near you, then call
 > Or better, one that you tested to be fast and reliable :-)
 > Being near (even network-near) doesn't mean it is good. From my
 > university's network (domain jussieu.fr), one of the *worst* mirror you
 > can choose is distrib-coffee.ipsl.jussieu.fr. None of my students was
 > able to finish a net install from it.

See also:


However, http://distrib-coffee.ipsl.jussieu.fr is certainly completely
unusable, though.  I suppose their strength is to distribute coffee...
...not TeX Live.

It seems that the German mirrors


are all quite fast and reliable.


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