[Coco] Re: NitrOS-9 V03.02.01 Release

Mark Marlette mmarlett at isd.net
Sat May 8 07:00:03 EDT 2004

At 04:58 AM 5/8/2004 +0000, you wrote:

Same here. This happened on the last release also. My home connection is 
dial up. From what I recall from the last release, Alan's host is in 
tolerant of slow connections. From work, the last time, I could download no 



>In article <007301c4348f$8c7c98c0$0100a8c0 at master>, Bob Devries said..
> >
> >> NitrOS-9 V03.02.01 has been released and is available on the website at
> >> www.nitros9.org for download.
> >
> >Boisy, I don't know if it's just me, but every time I try to download from
> >the nitros9 site, the DL gets terminated at about 10% of the file.
> >
> >Is there any way I can FTP into the site and DL the files that way?
> >--
> >Regards, Bob Devries. Ipswich, Queensland, Australia.
>Same here.  I get 20-40 Kbytes and the download terminates early.
>I even got my sister to try with a much newer system and she sees
>the same thing as we do.
>It's not a timing or disk load problem - I saw the exact same
>problem when I rehosted my browser to run entirely from a ramdisk,
>except that the terminations happened much faster then...
>I even tried a much older browser but it couldn't hack the site
>redirection and I got Alan's old spam page instead.  <sigh>
>I've been seeing this problem at least since the previous release
>of  NitrOS-9 last December.  Back then it took dozens of attempts
>before I got a good set of files.  A temporary mirror or ftp site
>would be nice.
>Rodney Hamilton
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