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Re: [Condor-users] how download condor-7.2.0-linux-x86-debian40.tar.gz with command line?
- Date: Wed, 8 Apr 2009 10:51:32 +0200
- From: Ján Sáreník <jsarenik@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [Condor-users] how download condor-7.2.0-linux-x86-debian40.tar.gz with command line?
On Tue, Apr 07, 2009 at 10:03:01AM -0400, Ryan Wolf wrote:
> 1) admin downloads one copy to NFS
> 2) every other machine in the network downloads that copy over
> (hopefully) faster LAN
> I could see how the developers would think jumping hoops to download
> would be easy to bear. For the admins who prefer to download every copy
> from the web, this must be intensely painful.
> I'd consider the long download times to be a good reason to grab one
> copy for your LAN and share it, and then the hoops will not be very
that makes sense, but IMHO you also described what proxies are
for. When the download URI changes regularly (symlinks in
dirs with lots of numbers - present state), it really does
not help caching.
Besides that, the complicated download procedure makes some
people think Condor is not open-source.
In the meantime, I found http://www.cs.wisc.edu/condor/new/downloads/
and would suggest re-consideration of download method at least for
the new site before setting it as default.
Do not get me wrong, I just want to add my my 0.1 EUR to