Re: Web site hosting offer

From: Michele Andreoli (
Date: Thu Apr 29 1999 - 01:09:26 CEST

On Wed, Apr 28, 1999 at 10:06:01PM +0200, Esben Haabendal Soerensen wrote:
> >>>>> "Michele" == Michele Andreoli <> writes:
> Michele> I upload at nevalabs (brasil), for example.
> It is still likely that it is your ISP that has some problems. They
> are probably not using the same connections to Brasil and Denmark.

This recall in my mind the title of a Goethe book, "Affinita' elettive",
in italiano.

I can temporarily resolve as you suggest: recreate a italian site, to In the future, in my announcements, I can to reference
directly danish SunSITE as primary site, concerning world wide download.

Beacause muLinux patches are not provided, I always upload whole arhives
very frequently, in the past. This will be very expensive for me, if
destinations do not re-act quickly.

My problem with is the twofold protocol involved.
sysadmin is a very cruel man: I have to upload tgz in a different ftp
location. This mean: I have to embed ftp:// urls directly in my web
page, in a non-relocatable way!

When you, from my page, click on "download", you can to browse a complete
http directory contains all you need, with no release-number dependencies. sysadmin avoid this, for obscure reasons (a tipical Debian

If I restructure muLinux site as wish, nobody can mirror
my site in a efficient way, without html rewriting. The current structure
of my HD site allow a pure file-to-file copy, without problems.


Mi sarebbe piaciuto concludere con un'affermazione positiva, ma
non me ne vengono in mente. Vanno bene due negative?
						-- Woody Allen

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