sjr at southsky.com.au
Fri Jun 7 01:29:23 EST 2002
Michael Still wrote:
>On 6 Jun 2002, Peter Lavender wrote:
>>On Wed, 2002-06-05 at 19:02, James Ring wrote:
>>>On a related matter... those of us who are cursed with Telstra ADSL may
>>>or may not be aware that you can download stuff from games.telstra.com
>>>without affecting your quota. I know they provide some recent kernels,
>>>as well as ISOs from various popular distributions.
>>Pity it maxs out at 30 connections.. >:(
>I get login incorrect with a std anonymous FTP. Is this it's way of saying
>it's maxed out, or do I have the magic incantation wrong?
If you can be bothered signing up for a GamesArena account, there's an
additional pool of 80 or so slots you can download from.
This may seem like a big wank, but it's worth it if your cap is within
the 1 GB bounds and you like to download and burn ISOs...
It certainly has paid off for me.
I don't believe GameArena allows anonymous FTP downloads. If you want to
do download resuming, use wget.
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