[ubuntu-uk] UK repositories slow
tony.arnold at manchester.ac.uk
Wed Jul 11 10:23:06 BST 2007
> ----- "Tony Arnold" <tony.arnold at manchester.ac.uk> wrote:
>> Downloading this morning's updates from the repositories
>> (archive.ubuntu.com and security.ubuntu.com) seems very slow. Is this
>> just me, or is everyone experiencing this and does anyone know why?
> Yes, got it here, and probably because everyone else is updating at the same time ;)
I've just switched to using the UK repositories (gb.archive.ubuntu.com)
and that has speeded things up considerably.
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