planetmirror sites

RW fbsd06 at
Wed Apr 11 20:20:34 UTC 2007

On Wed, 11 Apr 2007 21:39:09 +0200
Marcin Simonides <marcin at> wrote:

> Several ports (mainly gtk, gnome etc.) download distfiles from 
> sites over HTTP. The problem is that this
> site displays an HTML page ("This download will automatically
> commence shortly...") and then a download is started as a second
> request. This results in fetch fetching the HTML page instead of
> "real" files.
> Here's an exemplary link:
> I usually download the files by hand and, after I get fed up, remove
> all planetmirror sites from and am done till the next
> cvsup ;)



in make.conf might be a good workaround.

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