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<div class="moz-cite-prefix">On 19/11/2021 13:18, Norbert Preining wrote:</div>
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<pre class="moz-quote-pre" wrap="">On Fri, 19 Nov 2021, Philip Taylor (Royal Holloway) wrote:
<pre class="moz-quote-pre" wrap="">How reliable is the algorithm, Zdeněk ?
<pre class="moz-quote-pre" wrap="">Within Europe, it is more a question of connection time and physical
connectivity, not of actual distance. So that might be the reason you
have been redirected to comedy.
But why do you worry? If you don't trust the algorithm, just select your
preferred mirror and be done.
I don't care which server in East Asia I am getting connected to.</pre>
<p>I "worry", Norbert, because I like to understand, rather than just use tools blindly. The same reason, really, that I use Plain [Xe]TeX rather than LaTeX, so that I can have a complete understanding of what I am doing and how it is accomplished.<br>
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