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From: Paul de Vrieze <gentoo-user@...>
Subject: Re: multiple ftp logins
Date: Tue, 18 Mar 2003 15:29:04 +0100
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.


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