[ubuntu-uk] Downloading Ubuntu 7.10 CD image
daniel.lamb at dlcomputing.co.uk
Thu Oct 18 14:05:45 BST 2007
Yeah I got it fine from the virgin mirror, I saw the email as it came in so
managed to download it quickly.
From: ubuntu-uk-bounces at lists.ubuntu.com
[mailto:ubuntu-uk-bounces at lists.ubuntu.com] On Behalf Of David M
Sent: 18 October 2007 13:53
To: ubuntu-uk at lists.ubuntu.com
Subject: [ubuntu-uk] Downloading Ubuntu 7.10 CD image
Anybody having any luck downloading a Ubuntu 7.10 CD image?
I've tried downloading the CD image  from various mirrors (UK and
elsewhere in Europe) in the past half-hour or so, and where I have been
(semi-)successful the download has stopped part-way through, but in most
instances the mirror site has reported that the file isn't even there
yet. I think I'll wait until later on before trying again, although by
then the Americans will be awake.. ;-(
 I don't ever really use the Ubuntu CD, I just download it as a good
luck talisman, to have something to boot/reinstall from in case the
in-place upgrade fails , and to have the Live CD 'demo' experience
before upgrading for real.
 And I don't actually upgrade until a few days have passed and
others  have flagged up any major issues :)
 If I had a spare computer I _would_ install there as a test, but I
don't so I don't: I can't risk trashing my only computer! :-(
David M. Edinburgh, Scotland. ---- [en,fr,(de) <-- corrections welcome]
* Please only quote minimum required for context; interleave reply text.
* On-list replies preferred. Please don't 'cc:' list messages to me!
* HTML/slug-trails/excess-quoting/no-context/zero-content => filtered!
>> Read lists as news: nntp://news.gmane.org info: http://gmane.org/ <<
ubuntu-uk at lists.ubuntu.com
More information about the ubuntu-uk