Subject: Re: international release of netbsd 1.1
To: Andrew Wheadon <>
From: Monroe Williams <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/11/1995 14:01:00
[regarding sharing and]
>but it has one obvious drawback:
>1) it's on a 256k-line and the ping times are between 1.5 and 2 seconds...

I was under the impression that only a few files would need to be kept
in "international waters".  (For instance, the -current domestic.tar.gz
is all of 144k, and the 'security' tarball from the 1.0 mac68k binary
snapshot is 111k).  Can't international users can get the bulk of the
distribution from another mirror site, and just add the restricted
files from

-- monroe
Monroe Williams