Gentoo Archives: gentoo-dev

From: Paul de Vrieze <gentoo-user@××××××××.net>
To: gentoo-dev@g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] multiple ftp logins
Date: Tue, 18 Mar 2003 14:29:13
Message-Id: 200303181529.10980.gentoo-user@devrieze.net
In Reply to: [gentoo-dev] multiple ftp logins by Sebastian Anding
On Tuesday 18 March 2003 15:11, Sebastian Anding wrote:
> Hi, > > is it possible to login only once if an ebuild needs more than one file? > Because some mirrors have restricted number of ftp logins and if the > connection is not closed the server will refuse to login. >
I thought/believe portage only downloads files sequentially. Thus if you don't use a download manager that opens multiple connections (eg. prozilla) it should work. Paul -- Paul de Vrieze Researcher Mail: pauldv@××××××.nl Homepage: http://www.cs.kun.nl/~pauldv