Re: Winnt question

Grant L. Allen (
Thu, 21 Nov 1996 21:42:36 -0500 (EST)

On Fri, 22 Nov 1996, geerten kuiper wrote:
> does anyone know the size of the file found there? I've tried to
> download it a number of times, but always ran into timeouts. Best result
> until now is getting about 4 Mb. 3/4 of an hour wasted. Is there a way to
> get it in smaller chunks ? Is there a mirror somewhere that's more
> responsive (running on alpha maybe ?)

Just snagged it myself, actually, from DEC's site not long ago. Didn't
have any trouble with speed, but then I'm on the other side of the
pond... (did have to bounce it off a DNS-registered machine to get it
where I wanted it to be, tho, which was a pain) The size of is
7512k- looks like you had a way to go. I'd offer to move this copy over
if you have ftp set up (that's kosher, right?), but I don't have much to
offer in the speed department as I'm on the wrong end of a slow PPP link
at the moment...

Grant L Allen
Systems Science
Binghamton University (State University of New York)

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