Easier and more reliable ISO downloads, with error correction

Caroline Ford caroline.ford.work at googlemail.com
Tue Nov 6 22:38:00 UTC 2007

On Tue, 2007-11-06 at 17:14 -0500, Phillip Susi wrote:
> Caroline Ford wrote:
> > Some ISPs block bittorrent of course. Vodafone UK is one of them. I had
> > great problems downloading openoffice.org for windows as they *only* use
> > bittorrent as a distribution mechanism. 
> You should browbeat such an ISP, not cave in to their draconian will. 
> Vigorously complain and if they do not stop, take your business 
> elsewhere.  Giving in and using http instead just encourages them to 
> continue to think that they can screw you over any way they want.
We have 12 month contracts... They don't tell you they block it until
you have it installed. It's not giving in, they really don't care. 

You'd choose MS Office over a program you can only get via bittorrent?
Those were almost my choices


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