[tex-live] installation with network troubles

Manuel Pégourié-Gonnard mpg at elzevir.fr
Fri Jun 26 18:47:31 CEST 2009

Martin Schröder a écrit :
> 2009/6/25, George N. White III <gnwiii at gmail.com>:
>> I don't think this is anything new.  With TL2008 the way to deal with
>>  less than perfect network access to CTAN mirrors was to use other
> How many people have "perfect" network access? Apparently a typical
> DSL access in Germany is not "perfect". :-(
Perfect is when everything, including TL netinstall, works. ;-)

The problem is not always with your local DSL or whatever connection, it's
sometimes on the server side. Some servers are known (at least in my experience)
to cause disconnections even when the physical connection is excellent (eg a
university's sitewide network).


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